On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1773

Famous Birthdays

  • Aimé Bonpland, French explorer and botanist, born in La Rochelle, France (birth date disputed) (d. 1858)

Famous Deaths

  • George Lyttelton, English writer and politician (b. 1709)
1773 Highlights

About August 22, 1773

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 247 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo