On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1781

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Comte de Rochambeau and Nicolas Luckner are the last generals to be made Marshal of France by Louis XVI before the Revolution

Military Leader Comte de Rochambeau
Military Leader
Comte de Rochambeau
King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI

1781 Highlights

About December 28, 1781

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 239 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn