Historical Events in June 1777

  • Jun 13 Leonard Norcross patents a submarine diving suit

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Jun 13 Marquis de Lafayette lands in US

French General and Aristocrat Marquis de Lafayette
French General and Aristocrat
Marquis de Lafayette

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Jun 14 US Continental Congress adopts the Stars & Stripes flag, designed by Francis Hopkinson, replacing the Grand Union flag

Designer of the American Flag Francis Hopkinson
Designer of the American Flag
Francis Hopkinson