On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1798

Famous Birthdays

  • Sangolli Rayanna, Indian military chief warrior, born in Karnataka, India (d. 1831)

Famous Deaths

  • Felice Alessandri, Italian organist, harpsichordist, pianist, and opera composer, dies at 50
1798 Highlights

About August 15, 1798

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo