What Happened on August 19, 1816

Historical Events

  • Java returns to Dutch rule after being controlled by the British for five years

Famous Birthdays

  • Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt, Dutch minister of Foreign affairs, born in Dommeldange, Luxembourg (d. 1894)
1816 Highlights

About August 19, 1816

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo