On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1801

Historical Events

  • French astronomer Jean-Louis Pons discovers his 1st comet

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hill Hewitt, American songwriter (A Minstrel's Return from the War), born in NYC, New York (d. 1890)
1801 Highlights

About July 11, 1801

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer