On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1822

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGregor Mendel

Gregor Mendel, Austrian monk and geneticist (discoverer of laws of heredity), born in Heinzendorf, Austria (d. 1884)

Monk/Geneticist Gregor Mendel
Gregor Mendel

1822 Highlights

About July 20, 1822

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer