On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1774

Historical Events

Historic Event

Louis XVI ascends to throne of France

Famous Deaths

  • Louis XV, King of France (1715-74), dies at 64
1774 Highlights

About May 10, 1774

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 247 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus