On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1857

Historical Events

  • Louis Faidherbe, French governor of Senegal, arrives to relieve French forces at Kayes, effectively ending El Hajj Umar Tall's war against the French
1857 Highlights

About July 18, 1857

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer