On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1828

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Gioachino Rossini's opera "Le Comte Ory" premieres in Paris

  • Hindi reform movement Brahmo Samaj founded by Ram Mohan Roy and Dwarkanath Tagore in Calcutta
1828 Highlights

About August 20, 1828

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 192 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo