Historical Events in June 1837

  • Jun 11 The Broad Street Riot occurs in Boston, fueled by ethnic tensions between English-Americans and Irish-Americans
  • Jun 13 1st Mormon missionaries to British Isles leave Kirtland, Ohio

Historic Invention

Jun 17 Charles Goodyear obtains his 1st rubber patent

  • Jun 18 Spain gets new Constitution

Historic Event

Jun 20 Queen Victoria at 18 ascends British throne following death of uncle King William IV. She rules for 63 years till 1901