On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1896

Famous Weddings

George Bernard Shaw

Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw (41) marries Charlotte Frances Payne-Townshend (41) in Covent Garden, London.

1896 Highlights

About June 1, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini