July 1808 in History

  • F 1
  • S 2
  • S 3
  • M 4
  • T 5
  • W 6
  • T 7
  • F 8
  • S 9
  • S 10
  • M 11
  • T 12
  • W 13
  • T 14
  • F 15
  • S 16
  • S 17
  • M 18
  • T 19
  • W 20
  • T 21
  • F 22
  • S 23
  • S 24
  • M 25
  • T 26
  • W 27
  • T 28
  • F 29
  • S 30
  • S 31

Events in History

  • Jul 2 Simon Fraser completes his trip down Fraser R, BC, lands at Musqueam
  • Jul 5 Battle of Buenos Aires
  • Jul 15 French marshal Joachim Murat becomes king of Naples

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 20 Napoleon decrees all French Jews adopt family names

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte
  • Jul 28 Mahmud II succeeds Mustafa IV as sultan of Turkey

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 9 Alexander William Doniphan, American lawyer and soldier (d. 1887)
  • Jul 10 Solomon Northup, American abolitionist and author (12 Years a Slave), born Minerva, New York (or 10 Jul 1807) (d. 1863)
  • Jul 15 Henry Cole, promotor (Great Exhibition of 1851)
  • Jul 15 Henry Edward Manning, cardinal/archbishop (Westminster)
  • Jul 21 Simion Bărnuţiu, Romanian philosopher and politician, born in Bocșa, Sălaj, Ottoman Empire (d. 1864)