What Happened on July 8, 1870

Historical Events

  • Governor Holden of North Carolina declares Casswell County to be in a state of insurrection
  • US Congress authorizes registration of trademarks

Famous Birthdays

  • Marie van Zeggelen, Dutch author (Koloniaaltje)
Born in 1870

Famous Deaths

  • Jan David Zocher Jr., Dutch landscape architect (Soestdijk Palace), dies at 79

About July 8, 1870

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer