On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1898

Historical Events

  • Yukon Territory of Canada established, Dawson chosen as capital

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

US diplomat Owen D. Young weds Josephine Sheldon Edmonds in Southbridge, Massachusetts

Diplomat and Industrialist Owen D. Young
Diplomat and Industrialist
Owen D. Young

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau, French-Canadian lawyer and politician, dies at 57
1898 Highlights

About June 13, 1898

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini