On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1815

Historical Events

  • 1st flat horse race held at English race track Cheltenham on Nottingham Hill

Victory in Battle

Napoleon surrenders to Captain Frederick Maitland of HMS Bellerophon at Rochefort after his earlier defeat at the Battle of Waterloo

1815 Highlights

About July 15, 1815

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer