On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1818

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Napoleon Bonaparte bids emotional farewell to his old guard at Palace of Fontainebleau

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinrich Göbel, German-born mechanic and inventor, born in Springe, Germany (d. 1893)
1818 Highlights

About April 20, 1818

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus