On This Day

June 1818 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 3 Maratha Wars between British and Maratha Confederacy in India ends

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 3 Louis Faidherbe, French general (d. 1889)
  • Jun 17 Sophie of Württemberg, Queen of Netherlands as wife of William III, born in Ludwigsburg Palace, Stuttgart, Württemberg (d. 1877)
  • Jun 21 Joseph Abel Haskin, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Troy, New York (d. 1874)
  • Jun 23 Simon Vissering, Dutch economist/minister of Finances (1879-81)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 4 John van Well, choreographer/mime (Pierrot), dies at 44
  • Jun 12 Egwale Seyon, Emperor of Ethiopia
  • Jun 29 Carl Philipp Fohr, German painter and cartoonist, dies at 22