On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1228

Famous Deaths

  • Stephen Langton, English Cardinal and scholar, Archbishop of Canterbury (1207-1228), negotiated the Magna Carta, thought to have divided Bible into chapters (b. c. 1150)
1228 Highlights

About July 9, 1228

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 793 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer