Historical Events in August 1824

  • Aug 4 Battle of Kos is fought between Turks and Greeks.

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Aug 6 Battle at Junan - Simon Bolívar's army defeats the Spanish

Military and Political Leader Simon Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simon Bolívar
  • Aug 14 General Lafayette returns to US
  • Aug 15 Freed American slaves establish Liberia on the West African coast through the American Colonization Society (ACS)