On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1809

Historical Events

  • La Paz, Bolivia declares its independence from the Spanish Crown and forms the Junta Tuitiva led by Pedro Domingo Murillo, the 1st independent government in Spanish America
1809 Highlights

About July 16, 1809

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer