On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1784

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Capaccini, Italian cardinal and diplomat, born in Rome (d. 1845)

Famous Deaths

  • Nathaniel Hone, Irish-born portrait and miniature painter, dies at 66
1784 Highlights

About August 14, 1784

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo