What Happened on August 19, 1822

Famous Deaths

Jean Baptiste Joseph DelambreJean Baptiste Joseph Delambre (1749-1822)

French mathematician and astronomer (The History of Astronomy), dies at 72

  • Melchor Lopez Jimenez, Spanish composer (Santiago de Compostela cathedral), dies at 62
1822 Highlights

About August 19, 1822

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo