On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1783

Historical Events

  • World's first steamboat the Pyroscaphe, built by Claude-François-Dorothée, marquis de Jouffroy d'Abbans, makes its first voyage on the river Saône in France
1783 Highlights

About July 15, 1783

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer