On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1819

Historical Events

  • 320 ton Savannah becomes 1st steamship to cross any ocean (Atlantic)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Offenbach, German-French composer (Tales of Hoffmann), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1880)
1819 Highlights

About June 20, 1819

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini