On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1766

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Wilson, American meat packer and possible namesake of Uncle Sam, born in Menotomy, Province of Massachusetts Bay (d. 1854)

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Heath, English classical scholar, dies at 62
1766 Highlights

About September 13, 1766

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 255 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo