On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1722

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Chew, Chief Justice of colonial Pennsylvania, born in Anne Arundel County, Maryland (d. 1810)
  • Leopold Auenbrugger, Austrian physician (invented percussion as a diagnostic technique), born in Graz, Duchy of Styria (d. 1809)
1722 Highlights

About November 19, 1722

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 298 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio