July 1792 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 8 France declares war on Prussia
  • Jul 11 Prussia army moves into French territory
  • Jul 25 Dutch patriots exiles finds "Bataafs Legion"
  • Jul 25 The Brunswick Manifesto issued to population of Paris promising vengeance if French Royal Family harmed.
  • Jul 30 500 Marseillaisian men sing France's national anthem for 1st time
  • Jul 31 Cornerstone laid for 1st US government building: US Mint in Philadelphia

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 8 Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen, queen of Bavaria (d. 1854)
  • Jul 10 George Mifflin Dallas, (D) 11th VP (1845-49)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 18 John Paul Jones, American naval commander (b. 1747)
  • Jul 29 RenĂ© Nicolas Charles Augustin de Maupeou, Chancellor of France (b. 1714)