On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1858

Historical Events

  • 1st Canadian coins minted (1, 5, 10 and 20 cent)

Historic Event

The joint reading of Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace's papers on evolution to the Linnean Society

1858 Highlights

About July 1, 1858

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer