On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1839

Historical Events

  • Abdul-Medjid succeeds Mahmud II as Sultan of Turkey

Famous Deaths

  • Mahmud II, Sultan of Turkey (1808-39), dies at 53
1839 Highlights

About July 1, 1839

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 181 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer