Historical Events in June 1844

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 6 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) formed by George Williams in London

Founder of the YMCA George Williams
Founder of the YMCA
George Williams

InventionHistoric Invention

Jun 15 Charles Goodyear patents the vulcanization of rubber

Chemist and Inventor Charles Goodyear
Chemist and Inventor
Charles Goodyear
  • Jun 22 Influential North American fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon is founded at Yale University