On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1837

Historical Events

Opening of Euston Station

Euston railway station opens in London as the terminus of the London and Birmingham Railway (L&BR), the city's 1st intercity railway station

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Sommer, German theatre composer, born in Brunswick (d. 1922)
1837 Highlights

About July 20, 1837

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 184 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer