On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1777

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Continental Congress adopts the Stars & Stripes flag, designed by Francis Hopkinson, replacing the Grand Union flag

Designer of the American Flag Francis Hopkinson
Designer of the American Flag
Francis Hopkinson

1777 Highlights

About June 14, 1777

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 243 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini