On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1819

Historical Events

  • Peterloo Massacre, Manchester, England: cavalry charges demonstrators, 15 people killed and 400–700 injured
1819 Highlights

About August 16, 1819

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo