On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1789

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

French Revolution: King Louis XVI orders the nobility and clergy of the Estates-General to meet with the Third Estate, by then called the National Assembly

King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI

Famous Birthdays

  • Philipp Friedrich Silcher, German composer, born in Weinstadt, Germany (d. 1860)
1789 Highlights

About June 27, 1789

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 231 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer