On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1781

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Washington begins to move his troops south to fight Cornwallis

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

1781 Highlights

About August 20, 1781

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo