On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1745

Historical Events

  • Jacobite troops occupy Fort Augustus, Scotland

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry James Pye, English poet, British Poet Laureate (1790-1813), born in London (d. 1813)
  • Johann Peter Salomon, composer
1745 Highlights

About February 20, 1745

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 275 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces