On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1796

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRobert Burns

Robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne), dies at 37


1796 Highlights

About July 21, 1796

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer