On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1792

Historical Events


BattleDeclaration of War

France declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars

Politician and Revolutionary Georges Danton
Politician and Revolutionary
Georges Danton

Famous Deaths

  • Maximilian Hell, Slovakian astronomer (b. 1720)
1792 Highlights

About April 14, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries