On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1829

Historical Events

1st U.S. Typographer

William Austin Burt patents America's first "typographer" (typewriter)

Famous Deaths

  • Wojciech Boguslawski, Polish composer, dies at 72
1829 Highlights

About July 23, 1829

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 192 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo