June 1832 in history

June 1832 events chronologically

Jun 5 The June Rebellion breaks out in Paris in an attempt to overthrow the monarchy of Louis Philippe
Jun 6 The June Rebellion in Paris is put down by the National Guard
Jun 7 Asian cholera reaches Quebec, brought by Irish immigrants, and kills about 6,000 people in Lower Canada

Top 7 most famous people born in June 1832

Jun 3 Charles Lecocq a French musical composer.
Jun 10 Nikolaus Otto the German engineer of the first internal-combustion engine to efficiently burn fuel directly in a piston chamber. Though the concept of four strokes, with the vital compression of the mixture before ignition, had been invented and patented in 1861 by Alphonse Beau de Rochas, Otto was the first to make it practical
Jun 10 Jules Vallès a French journalist and author.
Jun 10 Edwin Arnold most known for his work, The Light of Asia.
Jun 11 Charilaos Trikoupis a Greek politician who served as a Prime Minister of Greece seven times from 1875 until 1895.
Jun 17 William Crookes a British chemist and physicist who attended the Royal College of Chemistry, London, and worked on spectroscopy. He was a pioneer of vacuum tubes, inventing the Crookes tube. Crookes was the inventor of the Crookes radiometer, which today is made and sold as a novelty item
Jun 20 Benjamin Bristow an American lawyer and Republican Party politician who served as the first Solicitor General of the United States and as a U.S. Treasury Secretary. As the United States first Solicitor General, Bristow aided President Ulysses Grant and Attorney General Amos Akerman vigorous and thorough prosecution and destruction of the Ku Klux Klan in the Reconstructed South. Sol. Gen. Bristow advocated African American citizens in Kentucky be allowed to testify in a white man's court case and that education was for all races to be paid for by public funding. As Secretary of the Treasury, Bristow promoted gold standard currency and by President Grant's order thoroughly prosecuted and shut down the notorious Whiskey Ring, a tax evasion scheme that depleted the national Treasury. As a strong reformer, Secretary Bristow was one of the most popular Grant Cabinet members among other reformers in the nation. Secretary Bristow was also behind the Resumption of Specie Act of 1875, that helped stabilize the economy during the Panic of 1873

Top 7 most famous people died in June 1832

Jun 1 Jean Maximilien Lamarque a French commander during the Napoleonic Wars who later became a member of French Parliament. Lamarque served with distinction in many of Napoleon's campaigns. He was particularly noted for his capture of Capri from the British, and for his defeat of Royalist forces in the Vendée in 1815. The latter campaign received great praise from Napoleon, who said Lamarque had "performed wonders, and even surpassed my hopes"
Jun 2 Jean-Pierre Abel-Rémusat a French sinologist best known as the first Chair of Sinology at the Collège de France. Rémusat studied medicine as a young man, but his discovery of a Chinese herbal treatise enamored him with the Chinese language, and he spent five years teaching himself to read After publishing several well-received articles on Chinese topics, a chair in Chinese was created at the Collège de France in 1814 and Rémusat was placed in it
Jun 5 Kaʻahumanu queen consort and acted as regent of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi as Kuhina Nui. She was the favorite wife of King Kamehameha I and also the most politically powerful, and continued to wield considerable power as co-ruler in the kingdom during reigns of his first two successors
Jun 6 Jeremy Bentham a British philosopher, jurist, and social reformer. He is regarded as the founder of modern utilitarianism
Jun 10 Manuel García (tenor) a Spanish opera singer, composer, impresario, and singing teacher.
Jun 21 Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt the daughter of Ludwig IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt and Henriette Karoline of Palatine-Zweibrücken.
Jun 29 John Hely-Hutchinson 2nd Earl of Donoughmore an Anglo-Irish politician, hereditary peer and soldier.