On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1797

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The Last Invasion of Britain by the French, begins near Fishguard, Wales

Famous Birthdays

  • William I, Berlin, King of Prussia (1861-88)/German Emperor (1871-88)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Friedrich Hieronymus Freiherr von M√ľnchhausen, German officer and adventurer (b. 1720)