On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1820

  • Jun 9 Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange (1767-1806), dies at 68

Joseph Banks

Jun 19 Joseph Banks, English botanist and naturalist (accompanied Cook's 1st voyage on Endeavour to the Pacific), dies at 77

Manuel Belgrano

Jun 20 Manuel Belgrano, Argentine politician and Military Leader who took part in the Argentine Wars of Independence and created the Flag of Argentina, dies at 50