On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1772

Famous Birthdays

  • William Congreve, English artillery officer and inventor who designed fire rockets, born in London (d. 1829)
1772 Highlights

About May 20, 1772

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 249 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus