On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1869

Historical Events

  • The Charles, considered the world’s first "oil tanker", departs from the United States headed for Europe with a bulk capacity of 7,000 barrels of oil
1869 Highlights

About July 30, 1869

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo