On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1784

Historical Events

Historic Event

Marquis de Sade transferred from Vincennes fortress to the Bastille

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo von Klenze, German architect (New Hermitage), born in Buchladen (d. 1864)
1784 Highlights

About February 29, 1784

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces