# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1807 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031

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### 1807 Historical Event(s)

•  February 3, 1807 – A British military force, under Brigadier-General Sir Samuel Auchmuty captures the city of Montevideo, then part of the Spanish Empire now the capital of Uruguay.
•  February 8, 1807 – Battle of Eylau – Napoleon defeats Russians under General Benigssen.
•  March 25, 1807 – The Swansea and Mumbles Railway, then known as the Oystermouth Railway, becomes the first passenger carrying railway in the world.
•  June 22, 1807 – In the Chesapeake–Leopard Affair, the British warship HMS Leopard attacks and boards the American frigate USS Chesapeake.
•  June 28, 1807 – Second British invasion of the Río de la Plata; John Whitelock lands at Ensenada on an attempt to recapture Buenos Aires and is defeated by the locals.
•  July 7, 1807 – Napoleonic Wars: the Peace of Tilsit between France, Prussia and Russia ends the Fourth Coalition.
•  July 20, 1807 – Nicéphore Niépce is awarded a patent by Napoleon Bonaparte for the Pyréolophore, the world’s first internal combustion engine, after it successfully powered a boat upstream on the river Saône in France.
•  August 17, 1807 – Robert Fulton’s North River Steamboat leaves New York City for Albany, New York on the Hudson River, inaugurating the first commercial steamboat service in the world.
•  November 27, 1807 – The Portuguese Royal Family leaves Lisbon to escape from Napoleonic troops.
•  December 17, 1807 – France issues the Milan Decree, which confirms the Continental System.

### Who Were Born On 1807?

•  January 19, 1807 – Robert E. Lee, American Confederate general (d. 1870)
•  February 3, 1807 – Joseph E. Johnston, American Confederate general (d. 1891)
•  February 27, 1807 – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, American poet (d. 1882)
•  March 1, 1807 – Wilford Woodruff, American religious figure (d. 1898)
•  March 14, 1807 – Josephine of Leuchtenberg, queen of Sweden and Norway (d. 1876)
•  May 28, 1807 – Louis Agassiz, Swiss-born zoologist and geologist (d. 1873)
•  July 1, 1807 – Thomas Green Clemson, American educator (d. 1888)
•  August 8, 1807 – Emilie Flygare-Carlén, Swedish novelist (d. 1892)
•  October 4, 1807 – Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine, French Canadian politician (d. 1864)
•  December 17, 1807 – John Greenleaf Whittier, American poet and abolitionist (d. 1892)