On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1811

Famous Birthdays

  • Goode Bryan, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Hancock County, Georgia (d. 1885)
  • Théophile Gautier, French writer, historian and poet (Albertus, La Chanson de Roland, Émaux et camées), born in Tarbes, France (d. 1872)
1811 Highlights

About August 31, 1811

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo