On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1822

Famous Birthdays

  • Virginia Clemm Poe, American wife of writer Edgar Allan Poe, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1847) [1]
  • Wilhelm Rust, German musicologist and composer, born in Dessau, Germany (d. 1892)
1822 Highlights

About August 15, 1822

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo