On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1820

Famous Birthdays

  • George Frederick Root, American songwriter (The Battle Cry of Freedom), born in Sheffield, Massachusetts (d. 1895)
1820 Highlights

About August 30, 1820

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo