On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1814

Famous Deaths


Person of interestArthur Phillip

Arthur Phillip, British admiral, 1st Governor of New South Wales (1788-92), dies at 75

1st Governor of New South Wales Arthur Phillip
1st Governor of New South Wales
Arthur Phillip

1814 Highlights

About August 31, 1814

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo