On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1772

Historical Events

  • Haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles in Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily, Holy Roman Empire Empress, born in Royal Palace, Naples (d. 1807)
1772 Highlights

About June 6, 1772

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini