On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1819

Historical Events

Historic Event

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? 202 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer