July 8, 1826 in History

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Birthdays in History

  • Benjamin Henry Grierson, American Major General (Union Army), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1911)
  • Robert Kingston Scott, American governor of South Carolina (1868-1872) and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania (d. 1900)

Deaths in History

  • Luther Martin, American statesman (b. 1748)