On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1811

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilman Marston, American Brigadier General (Union Army) and politician (R-NH), born in Orford, New Hampshire (d. 1890)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Antoine de Bougainville, French explorer (b. 1729)
1811 Highlights

About August 20, 1811

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo