On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1814

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestSamuel Colt

Samuel Colt, American inventor and industrialist (Colt 6 shot revolver), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1862)

Inventor/Industrialist Samuel Colt
Inventor/Industrialist
Samuel Colt

Famous Deaths

  • Matthew Flinders, English cartographer (Australia coast), dies at 40
1814 Highlights

About July 19, 1814

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer