On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1789

Historical Events

  • French Revolution: the National Assembly forms a committee of thirty members to write a new constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • MarĂ­a Isabella of Spain, Queen of the Two Sicilies (1825-30), born in Royal Palace of Madrid, Spain (d. 1848)
1789 Highlights

About July 6, 1789

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 231 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer