On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1776

Famous Deaths

ExecutionNathan Hale

Nathan Hale, US captain, patriot and spy, hanged by the British for spying at 21

1776 Highlights

About September 22, 1776

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo