On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1842

Historical Events

  • Lombard Street Riot erupts in Philadelphia [1] [2]
  • Rotherhithe Tunnel under the Thames opens
1842 Highlights

About August 1, 1842

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo