On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1719

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles-François de Broglie, French soldier and diplomat, marquis de Ruffec, born in Paris (d. 1791)
  • Christian Mayer, Czech Catholic priest and astronomer, born in Modřice, Moravia (d. 1783)
1719 Highlights

About August 20, 1719

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 301 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo