On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1791

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st session of new French legislative assembly

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergey Aksakov, Russian novelist (Chronicles of a Russian Family), born in Ufa, Russian Empire (d. 1859) [OS 09/20]

Famous Weddings

  • Prince Willem Frederick (later King of Netherlands) marries his cousin princess Frederica Louise Wilhelmine of Prussia