What Happened on February 6, 1778

Historical Events

  • France recognizes USA, signs Treaty of Alliance in Paris, 1st US treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Ugo Foscolo, Italian poet (Last Letters of Jacopo Ortis), born in Zakynthos Island, Greece (d. 1827) (26 Jan Greek calendar)
Born in 1778
1778 Highlights

About February 6, 1778

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius