On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1869

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Louis Riel speaks at a meeting of Metis residents about rights, setting in motion the events now referred to as the Red River Rebellion

Politician and Revolutionary Louis Riel
Politician and Revolutionary
Louis Riel

1869 Highlights

About July 19, 1869

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer