What Happened on June 14, 1789

Historical Events

Mutiny on the Bounty

Captain William Bligh and his loyal men cast offf from HMS Bounty reach Timor, after sailing 5,800 km in a 6-metre launch

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Wilhelm Hertel, German composer, dies at 61
1789 Highlights

About June 14, 1789

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini