On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1765

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Patrick Henry's historic speech against the Stamp Act, answering a cry of "Treason!" with, "If this be treason, make the most of it!"

American Revolutionary and Founding Father Patrick Henry
American Revolutionary and Founding Father
Patrick Henry

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About May 29, 1765

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 255 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini