July 1812 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 11 US invades Canada (Detroit frontier)
  • Jul 12 US forces led by Gen Hull invade Canada (War of 1812)
  • Jul 22 Duke of Wellington defeats French at Battle of Salamanca, Spain

BattleBattle of Interest

Jul 23 Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napoleon fights Tsar Alexander I

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 1 Willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dutch genealogist/heraldicus
  • Jul 15 Benno Adam, animal painter
  • Jul 15 James Hope-Scott, English barrister (d. 1873)
  • Jul 27 Thomas Lanier Clingman, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1897)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 14 Christian G Heyne, German archaeologist, dies at 82