On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1766

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Bruce, 7th earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat, born in Broomhall, Fife, Scotland (d. 1841)

Famous Deaths

  • Isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies
1766 Highlights

About July 20, 1766

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 254 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer