On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1741

Historical Events

  • Alexei Chirikov sights land in Southeast Alaska. He sends men ashore in a longboat, making them the first Europeans to visit Alaska
1741 Highlights

About July 15, 1741

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer