On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1819

Famous Birthdays

  • John Geary, American lawyer & politician (1st SF postmaster; 1st mayor), born in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania (d. 1873)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, French composer, dies at 50
1819 Highlights

About December 20, 1819

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius