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What Happened on February 7, 1783

Historical Events


Battle of InterestGreat Siege of Gibraltar

Great Siege of Gibraltar launched by France and Spain against the British colony during American War of Independence is lifted after 3 years and 7 months

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Detailed view of combat during the siege
Detailed view of combat during the siege
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1783 Highlights

About February 7, 1783

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius