On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins, English poet (Windhover), born in Stratford, London (d. 1889)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Bonaparte, older brother of Napoleon I and King of Naples and Spain, dies at 76
1844 Highlights

About July 28, 1844

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 176 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo