On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1775

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

King George III proclaims colonies to be in open rebellion

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III

1775 Highlights

About August 22, 1775

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 244 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo