On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1777

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Marquis de Lafayette, 19, made major-general of Continental Army

French General and Aristocrat Marquis de Lafayette
French General and Aristocrat
Marquis de Lafayette

1777 Highlights

About July 31, 1777

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 243 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo