On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1780

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, French painter (Valpincon Bather), born in Montauban, France (d. 1867)

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (b. 1713)
1780 Highlights

About August 29, 1780

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 240 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo