On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1816

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Gioachino Rossini's opera "Barber of Seville" premieres in Rome


Famous Birthdays

  • Josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer
1816 Highlights

About February 20, 1816

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces