On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1823

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus, German encyclopedia publisher, dies at 51

Person of interestPius VII

Pius VII [Luigi Barnaba Gregorio Chiaramonti], Italian bishop of Imola and Pope (1800-23), dies at 83

Bishop of Imola and Pope Pius VII
Bishop of Imola and Pope
Pius VII

1823 Highlights

About August 20, 1823

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 197 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo