On This Day

June 1804 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 15 Twelfth Amendment to the US Constitution, establishing the procedure for electing the President and Vice President, ratified in Congress

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 3 Richard Cobden, English founder of the Anti-Corn-Law League
  • Jun 8 Jan Baptist van Son, Dutch politician (RC), born in 's-Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (d. 1875)
  • Jun 10 Hermann Schlegel, German ornithologist, born in Altenburg, Germany (d. 1884)
  • Jun 24 Stephan Endlicher, Austrian botanist, born in Pressburg (Pozsony), Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1849)
  • Jun 24 Willard Richards, American physician and religious leader, born in Hopkinton, Massachusetts (d. 1854)