On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1811

Historical Events

  • Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, leader of the Mexican insurgency, is executed after being found guilty of treason by the Spanish military in Chihuahua, Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Spanish Catholic priest, and leader Mexican independence, executed at 58
1811 Highlights

About July 30, 1811

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 210 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo