On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Iacob MureČ™ianu, Romanian composer, born in BraČ™ov, Austrian Empire (d. 1917)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Lucien Bonaparte, French prince of Canino and Musignano, dies at 54
  • Thomas Dick, Scottish scientific teacher and writer (b. 1774)
1857 Highlights

About July 29, 1857

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo