On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1898

Historical Events

  • Yukon Territory of Canada established, Dawson chosen as capital

Famous Weddings

Owen D. Young

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

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? 123 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini