On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1792

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Bernhard Furstenau, German composer and flutist, born in M√ľnster (d. 1852)
  • Colin Campbell, Lord Clyde, British army officer (Opium Wars, Sepoy-uprising), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1863)
1792 Highlights

About October 20, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 229 years
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra