On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1862

Famous Birthdays

  • Florence Bascom, American geologist and 1st woman hired by the US Geological Survey, born in Williamstown, Massachusetts (d. 1945)
  • Gustav Klimt, Austrian Symbolist painter (The Kiss), born in Baumgarten, Austria-Hungary (d. 1918)
1862 Highlights

About July 14, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer