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 his portraits of leading figures of the American Revolution (George Washington), dies at 85
1827 Highlights

About February 22, 1827

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 193 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces