On This Day

June 1, 1843 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • It snows in Buffalo and Rochester, NY, & Cleveland, Ohio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate Sojourner Truth
Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate
Sojourner Truth

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Faulds, Scottish fingerprinting pioneer (d. 1930)