June 1824 in history

June 1824 events chronologically

Jun 21 Greek War of Independence: Egyptian forces capture Psara in the Aegean Sea

Top 7 most famous people born in June 1824

Jun 7 Bernhard von Gudden a German neuroanatomist and psychiatrist born in Kleve.
Jun 12 Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse a French sculptor.
Jun 19 Johan Hendrik Weissenbruch a Dutch painter of the Hague School. He came from an artistic family, his father he painted in his free time and collected art on a small scale. Among his collection were works by Andreas Schelfhout and Bartholomeus van Hove. His cousin Jan was a well-known painter of romantic city views, and a brother, an uncle, and two cousins worked in the graphic arts. He also gave lessons to his son Willem Johannes, Theophile de Bock and Victor Bauffe
Jun 23 Carl Reinecke a German composer, conductor, and pianist.
Jun 24 Princess Agnes of Anhalt-Dessau the eldest daughter of Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt by his wife Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia. She was a member of the House of Ascania, and by her marriage to Ernst I, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg, Duchess consort of Saxe-Altenburg
Jun 26 William Thomson 1st Baron Kelvin a British mathematical physicist and engineer who was born in Belfast in 1824. At the University of Glasgow he did important work in the mathematical analysis of electricity and formulation of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, and did much to unify the emerging discipline of physics in its modern form. He worked closely with mathematics professor Hugh Blackburn in his work. He also had a career as an electric telegraph engineer and inventor, which propelled him into the public eye and ensured his wealth, fame and honour. For his work on the transatlantic telegraph project he was knighted by Queen Victoria, becoming Sir William Thomson. He had extensive maritime interests and was most noted for his work on the mariner's compass, which had previously been limited in reliability
Jun 28 Paul Broca a French physician, surgeon, anatomist, and anthropologist. He was born in Sainte-Foy-la-Grande, Gironde. He is best known for his research on Broca's area, a region of the frontal lobe that has been named after him. Broca’s Area is involved with articulated language. His work revealed that the brains of patients suffering from aphasia contained lesions in a particular part of the cortex, in the left frontal region. This was the first anatomical proof of the localization of brain function. Broca's work also contributed to the development of physical anthropology, advancing the science of anthropometry

Died in June 1824

Jun 16 Charles-François Lebrun duc de Plaisance a French statesman.
Jun 18 Ferdinand III Grand Duke of Tuscany Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1790 to 1801 and, after a period of disenfranchisement, again from 1814 to 1824. He was also the Prince-elector and Grand Duke of Salzburg and Grand Duke of Würzburg
Jun 21 Étienne Aignan a French translator, political writer, librettist and playwright born in Beaugency, Loiret.
Jun 28 Hans Henric von Essen a Swedish officer, courtier and statesman.