On This Day

June 1830 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 12 Beginning of the French colonization of Algeria: 34,000 French soldiers land 27 kilometers west of Algiers, at Sidi Ferruch

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 17 Richard Montgomery Gano, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Bourbon County, Kentucky (d. 1913)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 1 Sahajanand Swami, believed to be an incarnation of god by his followers, leaves his mortal body. (b. 1781)
  • Jun 4 Antonio José de Sucre, Great Marshall of Ayacucho (b. 1795)
  • Jun 25 Ephraim McDowell, American physician and surgeon (pioneered abdominal surgery), dies at 58
  • Jun 26 George IV, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover (1820-30), dies of upper gastrointestinal bleeding resulting from the rupture of a blood vessel in his stomach at 67
  • Jun 28 David Walker, African-American abolitionist (Appeal to Colored Citizens), dies at 33