On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1784

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Archduke Louis of Austria, 14th child of Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II and Feldmarschal-Leutnant of Austrian Imperial Army, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1864)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Johnson, English writer and lexicographer (b. 1709)