July 1810 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 1 Louis Napoleon abdicates as king of the Netherlands
  • Jul 4 French troops occupy Amsterdam

Historic Event

Jul 9 Napoleon annexes the Kingdom of Holland as part of the First French Empire

  • Jul 20 Citizens of Bogotá, New Granada (now Colombia), declare independence from Spain

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 2 Robert Toombs, American lawyer and 1st Confederate States Secretary of State, born in Washington, Georgia (d. 1885)

P. T. Barnum

Jul 5 P. T. [Phineas Taylor] Barnum, American circus promoter and showman (Barnum & Bailey), born in Bethel, Connecticut (d. 1891)

  • Jul 11 Eugène Simonis, Belgian sculptor, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1882)
  • Jul 21 Henri V. Regnault, French physicist and chemist, born in Aachen (d. 1878)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 19 Luise, queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III, dies at 34