On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1780

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre-Jean de BĂ©ranger, French poet and songwriter, born in Paris (d. 1857)

Famous Deaths

  • Bernhard Haltenberger, German composer, dies at 32
1780 Highlights

About August 19, 1780

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 240 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo