On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1779

Famous Birthdays

  • James Kirke Paulding, American author (The Dutchman's Fireside), born in Pleasant Valley, NY (d. 1860)
1779 Highlights

About August 22, 1779

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo