What Happened on December 13, 1784

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 JohnsonSamuel Johnson (1709-1784)

English scholar and lexicographer (A Dictionary of the English Language), dies at 75

1784 Highlights

About December 13, 1784

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius