What Happened on July 1, 1869

Historical Events

  • Dutch newspaper stamp tax repealed
  • US mint at Carson City, Nevada opens

Famous Birthdays

  • William Strunk Jr., American grammarian and author (The Elements of Style), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1946)
Born in 1869

About July 1, 1869

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer