What Happened on February 20, 1779

Famous Birthdays

  • Augustus Callcott, English landscape painter, born in Kensington Gravel Pits, England (d. 1844)

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Burman, Dutch botanist, plant author and physician, dies at 71
1779 Highlights

About February 20, 1779

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 244 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces