On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1819

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Hays, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Franklin, Pennsylvania (d. 1864)
  • Francis Leopold McClintock, British naval officer and explorer (d. 1907)
  • Vatroslav Lisinski [Ignatius Fuchs], Croatian composer (Love and Malice), born in Zagreb, Kingdom of Croatia, Austrian Empire (d. 1854)
1819 Highlights

About July 8, 1819

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer