On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1787

Historical Events

  • Congress establishes Northwest Territory (excludes slavery)
  • US Ordinance of 1787 passed, establishes first organized US territory
1787 Highlights

About July 13, 1787

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 234 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer