On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1802

Famous Birthdays

  • Gideon Welles, 24th U.S. secretary of the navy under presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson, born in Glastonbury, Connecticut (d. 1878)
1802 Highlights

About July 1, 1802

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 218 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer