On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1776

Historical Events

  • Mission Dolores founded at San Francisco Bay by Lieutenant José Joaquin Moraga and Francisco Palóu

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Virginia state constitution adopted and Patrick Henry made governor

American Revolutionary and Founding Father Patrick Henry
American Revolutionary and Founding Father
Patrick Henry

1776 Highlights

About June 29, 1776

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 244 years and 5 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer