United States Historical Events in June

United States Historical Events is a daily guide to the important events that shaped America to what it is today. This is a compilation of significant events for the month of June including the birth and death of famous Americans as well as laws promulgated by authorities. The list is constantly updated to incorporate the most recent events.

United States Historical Events in June

Day Year Event
1 1792 Kentucky became the 15th State to be admitted to the Union.
1 1796 Tennessee became the 16th State to be admitted to the Union.
1 1868 Death: James Buchanan, the 15th US president, died in Lancaster, Pennsylvania at age 77.
2 1924 Congress grants United States citizenship to people of American Indian descent.
5 1924 Death: Ronald Reagan, the 40th US president, died in Los Angeles, California.
7 1902 The US Bureau of Reclamation was established to study and conduct water development projects in each western state with federal lands.
8 1845 Death: Andrew Jackson, the 7th US president, died in Nashville, Tennessee at age 78.
12 1924 Birthday: George H. W. Bush, the 41th US president, was born in Milton, Massachusetts.
14 1946 Birthday: Donald Trump, the 45th US president, was born in New York City.
15 1836 Arkansas became the 25th State to be admitted to the Union .
15 1849 Death: James K. Polk, the 11th US president, died in Nashville, Tennessee at age 53.
20 1863 West Virginia was admitted to the Union (35th).
21 1788 New Hampsire became the 9th State to be admitted to the Union.
24 1908 Death: Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th US President, died in Princeton, New Jersey at age 71.
27 1788 Virginia was admitted to the Union (10th).
28 1836 Death: James Madison, the 4th US president, died in Montpellier, Virginia at age 85.

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US Historical Events in June
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