On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1796

Famous Deaths

Robert Burns

Robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne) considered the national poet of Scotland, dies at 37

1796 Highlights

About July 21, 1796

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer