What Happened on July 4, 1819

Historical Events

Historic Event

William Herschel makes last telescopic observation of 1819 comet

Famous Birthdays

  • Reuben Fenton, American merchant and politician (22nd Governor of New York), born in Carroll, New York (d. 1885)
1819 Highlights

About July 4, 1819

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer