What Happened on February 20, 1798

Historical Events

French Occupation of Rome

French General Louis Alexandre Berthier forcibly removes Pope Pius VI from Rome during French occupation of Rome (Pope later dies a prisoner in Valence)

1798 Highlights

About February 20, 1798

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces