On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1828

Famous Birthdays

  • Luigi Oreglia di Santo Stefano, Italian Catholic churchman and last surviving cardinal of Pius IX, born in Bene Vagienna, Italy (d. 1913)

Famous Deaths

  • Gilbert Stuart, American portrait painter (unfinished portrait of George Washington), dies at 72
1828 Highlights

About July 9, 1828

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 192 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer