On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1796

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelius Stribling, American Naval Commander (Mexican war, Civil War), born in Pendleton, South Carolina (d. 1880)

Famous Deaths

  • George Wilhelm Gruber, German composer, dies on 67th birthday
  • Joseph Lederer, German monastery composer, dies at 63
1796 Highlights

About September 22, 1796

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo