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Born on Sunday May 20, 1792
Died on Sunday May 20, 1792



Born on May 20

Died on May 20

Names that were popular for boys in 1792
  1. Jan
  2. Johannes
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Pieter
  6. Willem
  7. Gerrit
  8. Joannes
  9. Jacob
  10. Petrus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Dirk
  13. Klaas
  14. John
  15. Adrianus
  16. Arij
Names that were popular for girls in 1792
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Johanna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Elisabeth
  6. Catharina
  7. Grietje
  8. Trijntje
  9. Joanna
  10. Aaltje
  11. Neeltje
  12. Antje
  13. Adriana
  14. Marie
  15. Elizabeth
  16. Jannetje

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1792
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • March 16 » King Gustav III of Sweden is shot; he dies on March 29.
  • March 29 » King Gustav III of Sweden dies after being shot in the back at a midnight masquerade ball at Stockholm's Royal Opera 13 days earlier. He is succeeded by Gustav IV Adolf.
  • April 21 » Tiradentes, a revolutionary leading a movement for Brazil's independence, is hanged, drawn and quartered.
  • April 25 » "La Marseillaise" (the French national anthem) is composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle.
  • October 12 » The first celebration of Columbus Day is held in New York City.
  • October 29 » Mount Hood (Oregon) is named after Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood by Lt. William E. Broughton who sighted the mountain near the mouth of the Willamette River.
Weather May 20, 1792

The temperature on May 20, 1792 was about 18.0 °C. Wind direction mainly west-northwest. Weather type: zeer betrokken.

Source: KNMI