On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1842

Historical Events

  • Notary Stamp Law passes

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

American writer "The Scarlett Letter" Nathaniel Hawthorne (38) marries painter and illustrator Sophia Peabody (33) in the Peabody's home, Boston

1842 Highlights

About July 9, 1842

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer