On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1822

Historical Events

  • Chippewas turn over huge tract of land in Ontario to the United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Percy Bysshe Shelley, English romantic poet (Adonais; Prometheus Unbound), drowns at 29
1822 Highlights

About July 8, 1822

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer