On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1783

Historical Events

  • Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier make 1st public hot-air balloon flight (unmanned), covering 2km and lasting 10 minutes with an estimated altitude of 1,600-2,000m
1783 Highlights

About June 4, 1783

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini