On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1859

Famous Birthdays

  • Luis Muñoz Rivera, Puerto Rican journalist (founded Federalist Party), born in Barranquitas, Puerto Rico (d. 1916)
1859 Highlights

About July 17, 1859

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer