What Happened on March 4, 1793

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • French troops conquer Geertruidenberg, Netherlands
  • Washington's 2nd inauguration as US President, shortest speech (133 words)

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Lachmann, German philologist (d. 1851)

Famous Deaths

  • Isaac Ouwater, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist, dies at 44