On This Day

June 1692 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 7 Earthquake in Porte Royale, Jamaica, kills 3,000

Salem Witch Trials

Jun 10 The first victim of the Salem witch trials, Bridget Bishop, is hanged for witchcraft in the colony of Massachusetts

  • Jun 24 Kingston, Jamaica, founded

Deaths in History

  • Jun 10 Bridget Bishop, 1st person to be hanged in the Salem witch trials at 60