On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1764

Famous Birthdays

  • John Barrow, 1st Baronet, English statesman and founder of the Royal Geographical Society, born in Ulverston, Lancashire, England (d. 1848)
  • Jose Gervasio Artigas, Uruguayan revolutionary leader and national hero who is regarded as the father of Uruguayan independence, born in Montevideo (d. 1850)
1764 Highlights

About June 19, 1764

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 256 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini