On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1778

Historical Events

  • British forces massacre 360 men, women and children in Wyoming, Pennsylvania
  • Prussia declares war on Austria

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Maria Pertl Mozart, mother of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (b. 1720)
1778 Highlights

About July 3, 1778

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer