On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1771

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Maudslay, English inventor of the metal lathe, born in Woolwich, London (d. 1831)
  • Ján Josef Rösler, Czech composer, born in Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia (d. 1813)
1771 Highlights

About August 22, 1771

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 249 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo