On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1784

Famous Deaths


Person of interestDenis Diderot

Denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher, dies at 70

Enlightenment Philosopher Denis Diderot
Enlightenment Philosopher
Denis Diderot

1784 Highlights

About July 31, 1784

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo