On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1817

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gilbert, British artist, illustrator and engraver, born in Blackheath, Surrey (d. 1897)
  • Joseph K Barnes, American Major General (Union Army), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1883)
1817 Highlights

About July 21, 1817

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer