On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1816

Historical Events

  • French frigate Medusa wrecked; basis of GĂ©ricault's painting "Raft of the Medusa"
1816 Highlights

About July 1, 1816

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer