On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1732

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGeorge Washington

George Washington, 1st President of the United States (1789-97) and Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, born in Westmoreland, Virginia (d. 1799)

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Atterbury, English bishop and man of letters (b. 1663)
1732 Highlights

About February 22, 1732

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 289 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces