On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1790

Historical Events

French Revolution

The Fête de la Fédération, attended by Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, is held across France on the first anniversary of the French Revolution

King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI
Queen of France Marie Antoinette
Queen of France
Marie Antoinette

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Gideon Freiherr von Laudon, Austrian field marshal, dies at 73
1790 Highlights

About July 14, 1790

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 231 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer