On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1734

Historical Events

  • In Montreal, New France (Quebec), black slave Marie-Joseph Angélique, having been convicted of the arson that destroyed much of the city, is tortured and hanged by the French authorities in a public ceremony
1734 Highlights

About June 21, 1734

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 286 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer