On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1808

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Darwin Rogers, American Geologist (theory of mountain building, first geological mapping of Pennsylvania), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1866)
1808 Highlights

About August 1, 1808

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo