On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1754

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Washington gives Fort Necessity to France

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Philippe Néricault Destouches, French dramatist and author, dies at 74
1754 Highlights

About July 4, 1754

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 266 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer