On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1783

Historical Events

  • Import of African slaves banned by all of the Northern US states

Famous Deaths

  • Gualtherus van Doeveren, Zealand-Flanders physician, dies at 53
1783 Highlights

About December 31, 1783

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn