What Happened on March 20, 1800

Historical Events

Scientific Discovery

Alessandro Volta reports his discovery of the electric battery in a letter to Joseph Banks, president of the Royal Society of London

  • French army defeats Turks at Helipolis & advance to Cairo
1800 Highlights

About March 20, 1800

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces