On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1772

Famous Birthdays

  • Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer who helped found Brahmo Sabha, a social-religious reform movement, born in Radhanagar, British India (d. 1833)

Famous Deaths

  • Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (specialized in history of Trevi, in Umbria), dies at 84
1772 Highlights

About May 22, 1772

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini