On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1859

Historical Events

  • 1st intercollegiate baseball game, Amherst beats Williams 66-32 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • Balloon covers a record 809 miles over St Louis
1859 Highlights

About July 1, 1859

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer