On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1788

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Georg Palitzsch, German astronomer, 1st saw Halley's comet on return, dies at 64
1788 Highlights

About February 21, 1788

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces