What Happened on July 1, 1782

Historical Events

  • American privateers attack Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

Famous Deaths

Charles Watson-WentworthCharles Watson-Wentworth (1730-1782)

2nd Marquis of Rockingham, British Prime Minister (Whig: 1765-66, 1782), dies in an influenza epidemic at 52

1782 Highlights

About July 1, 1782

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 240 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer