Today in History for June 1807
Events 1 - 5 of 5
14th - Emperor Napoleon I's French Grande Armee defeats the Russian Army at the Battle of Friedland in Prussia (modern Russian Kaliningrad Oblast) ending the War of the Fourth Coalition.
19th - Admiral Dmitry Senyavin destroys the Ottoman fleet in the Battle of Athos.
22nd - British board USS Chesapeake, a provocation leading to War of 1812
26th - Lightning hits gunpowder warehouse in Luxembourg; 230 die
28th - British troops lands at Ensenada, Argentina
Birthdays 1 - 4 of 4
2nd - Robert Fuhrer, composer
6th - Adrien Francois Servais, composer
11th - James Findlay Schenck, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1882
30th - Friedrich T Vischer, German philosopher/writer (Auch einer)