Historical Events in July 1796

  • Jul 4 1st Independence Day celebration is held
  • Jul 8 US State Department issues 1st US passport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 10 Carl Friedrich Gauss discovers that every positive integer is representable as a sum of at most three triangular numbers.

Mathematician, Astronomer, and Physicist Carl Friedrich Gauss
Mathematician, Astronomer, and Physicist
Carl Friedrich Gauss
  • Jul 22 Cleveland, Ohio, founded by Gen Moses Cleveland