On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1814

Historical Events

  • Peace negotiations begin in Ghent, Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Esther Morris [Esther Hobart McQuigg], American suffragist, anti-slavery activist, and 1st female justice of the peace in the US, born in Tioga County, New York (d. 1902)
1814 Highlights

About August 8, 1814

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 207 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo