On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1739

Historical Events

  • Iranian ruler Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne

Famous Birthdays

  • Eligio Celestino, composer
1739 Highlights

About March 20, 1739

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 281 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces