Historical Events on June 30, 1906

About Jun 30, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 2 months and 21 days

Historical Events

  • John Hope becomes 1st black president of Morehouse College

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Congress passes the Meat Inspection Act and the Pure Food and Drug Act; these laws owe much to the expose journalism of the period (Upton Sinclair's 'The Jungle' in particular)