What Happened on August 18, 1840

Historical Events

  • American Society of Dental Surgeons founded (NY)
  • French colony established in Akaroa, South Island of New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Antony Christiaan Winand Staring, Dutch lawyer and poet (Jaromir), dies at 73

About August 18, 1840

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo