On This Day

June 1755 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 16 British capture Fort Beauséjour, expel Acadians
  • Jun 29 515 prominent Filipinos baptized as Catholic
  • Jun 30 Philippines close all non-catholic Chinese restaurants

Birthdays in History


Person of interestNathan Hale

Jun 6 Nathan Hale, American Revolutionary War patriot, "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country.", born in Coventry, Connecticut, North American Colonies (d. 1776)

US Patriot and Soldier Nathan Hale
US Patriot and Soldier
Nathan Hale
  • Jun 15 Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy, French chemist (d. 1809)
  • Jun 25 Princess Natalia Alexeievna of Russia, born in Prenzlau, Brandenburg, Prussia (d. 1776)
  • Jun 30 Paul-François-Jean-Nicolas, French politician of the French Revolution, born in Fox-Amphoux, France (d. 1829)