On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1800

Historical Events

  • Dr Benjamin Waterhouse gives 1st cowpox vaccination in the US to his son to prevent smallpox

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of UK George Canning (30) weds heiress Joan Scott

British Prime Minister George Canning
British Prime Minister
George Canning

1800 Highlights

About July 8, 1800

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 220 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer