On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1807

Historical Events

BattleBattle of Interest

Battle of Eylau ends inconclusively between Napoleon's forces and Russian Empire - 1st battle Napoleon isn't victorious

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, English sculptor and naturalist (d. 1889)
  • Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman
1807 Highlights

About February 8, 1807

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius