On This Day

What Happened in July 1736

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 6 Daniel Morgan, American soldier and politician (Battle of Cowpens, Whiskey Rebellion), born in Hunterdon County, New Jersey (d. 1802)
  • Jul 10 Maria, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh, born in St James's, Westminster, Middlesex (d. 1807)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 1 Ahmed III, 23rd Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (1703-30), dies at 62
  • Jul 16 Thomas Yalden, poet/fable writer, dies