On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1814

Historical Events

  • Dutch King Willem I accepts blame in Southern defeat

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Gagarin, Russian Jesuit and founding editor of √Čtudes, born in Moscow (d. 1882)
  • Maxcy Gregg, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 1862)
1814 Highlights

About August 1, 1814

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 207 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo