On This Day: June 02nd

This is 154th day of the year and 212 days remain in the year.

in history
Grover Cleveland became the first U.S. president to get married in the White House.
Congress granted U.S. citizenship to all American Indians.
Baseball great, Lou Gehrig died of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, ALS, a rare type of paralysis now referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease.
In Italy, a plebiscite rejected the monarchy in favor of a republic.
Queen Elizabeth II of Britain was crowned in Westminster Abbey.
Timothy McVeigh was found guilty of the bombing of the federal building in Oklahoma City.
The European Space Agency launched the Mars Express probe. Contact with the lander Beagle 2 was lost in December.
June 02 Birthdays
Martha Washington1731–1802, wife of George Washington, b. New Kent co., Va.
Thomas Hardynovelist
Johnny Weissmullerswimmer
Cornel Westscholar
Sir Edward William Elgarcomposer
John Randolphlegislator
Freddy AduSoccer
Barbara Pymwriter

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