On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1777

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

General George Washington's revolutionary army defeats British forces at Battle of Princeton, New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Poinsot, French instrument worker
  • M A Elisa Bonaparte, Corsican monarch of Lucca/Piombino
1777 Highlights

About January 3, 1777

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 244 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn