On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1860

Famous Deaths

Charles Goodyear

Charles Goodyear, American chemist and manufacturing engineer who invented the vulcanization process for rubber, dies at 59

1860 Highlights

About July 1, 1860

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer