On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1824

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Janssen, French astronomer, discovered helium, born in Paris, France (d. 1907)

Famous Deaths

  • John Davy, English composer, dies at 60
1824 Highlights

About February 22, 1824

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 197 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces