On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1815

Historical Events

  • US flotilla ends piracy by Algiers, Tunis and Tripoli

Famous Deaths

  • James A. Bayard (elder), United States Senator from Delaware (b. 1767)
1815 Highlights

About August 6, 1815

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 205 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo