On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1827

Famous Birthdays

  • James Barnet Fry, American historian and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Carrollton, Illinois (d. 1894)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Willson Peale, American painter remembered for portraits of leading American Revolution figures (George Washington), dies at 85
1827 Highlights

About February 22, 1827

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 194 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces