On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1819

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen sets sail to explore Antarctica for Tsar Alexander I


1819 Highlights

About July 16, 1819

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer