On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1808

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Napoleon asks King Louis for Holland brigade towards Spain

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

1808 Highlights

About August 17, 1808

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo