On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1789

Historical Events

French Revolution

Louis XVI of France issues an edict calling for the convocation of the Estates-General, a major event in the French Revolution

1789 Highlights

About January 24, 1789

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius