On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1840

Historical Events

  • Union Act passed by British Parliament, uniting Upper & Lower Canada

Famous Deaths

  • František Max Kníže, Czech composer, dies at 55
1840 Highlights

About July 23, 1840

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo