On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1831

Historical Events

  • Belgium gains independence from Netherlands, Leopold I made king

Famous Deaths

  • Emil Aarestrup, Danish physician and poet (Ritornellen), dies at 55
1831 Highlights

About July 21, 1831

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 189 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer