On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1854

Famous Birthdays

  • Jose Canalejas, premier of Spain (1910-12), born in El Ferrol, Spain (d. 1912)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Wilson, American meat packer and possible namesake of Uncle Sam, dies at 87
1854 Highlights

About July 31, 1854

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo