On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1774

Historical Events

  • 1st Continental Congress makes Declaration of Colonial Rights in Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Hubert Matthijs Adriaan Jan van Asch van Wijck, Dutch lawyer and politician, born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1843)
1774 Highlights

About October 14, 1774

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 247 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra