On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1775

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Officers decide to bar slaves & free blacks from Continental Army

US General Nathanael Greene
US General
Nathanael Greene

1775 Highlights

About October 8, 1775

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra