On This Day

Historical Events in June 1770

  • Jun 3 Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo founded in California

Historic Discovery

Jun 11 Captain James Cook discovers Great Barrier Reef off Australia

  • Jun 19 General Church of New Jerusalem established
  • Jun 19 Emanuel Swedenborg reports the completion of the Second Coming of Christ in his work True Christian Religion
  • Jun 28 Quakers open a school for blacks in Philadelphia