What Happened on August 8, 1788

Historical Events

Event of Interest

King Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together

Famous Deaths

  • Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92
1788 Highlights

About August 8, 1788

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 234 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo