Historical Events in August 1821

  • Aug 4 1st edition of Saturday Evening Post (publishes until 1969)
  • Aug 4 Fabian Gottlieb von Bellinghausen and Russian polar expedition returns to Kronshtadt after becoming 1st to circumnavigate Antarctica
  • Aug 6 1st edition of "Courrier of Pays-Bas" newspaper published in Brussels
  • Aug 10 Missouri admitted as 24th US state

BattleCoup d'├ętat

Aug 19 Failed liberal coup against French King Louis XVIII

King of France Louis XVIII
King of France
  • Aug 21 Jarvis Island is discovered by the crew of the ship, Eliza Frances
  • Aug 23 Mexico declares independence