On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1774

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul Revere and Wentworth Cheswell ride to warn Portsmouth of the approach of British warships

American Patriot Paul Revere
American Patriot
Paul Revere

Famous Deaths

  • Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1774 Highlights

About December 13, 1774

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 246 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius