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What Happened on July 10, 1780

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Comte de Rochambeau and his French force of 7,000 land at Newport, Rhode Island, to join the American Revolutionary War

Military Leader Comte de Rochambeau
Military Leader
Comte de Rochambeau

1780 Highlights

About July 10, 1780

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 240 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer