On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1820

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf Schimon, Austrian German composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1887)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Joachim Eschenburg, German literary critic (b. 1743)
1820 Highlights

About February 29, 1820

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces