On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1792

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Revolutionaries imprison French royals, including Marie Antoinette

Queen of France Marie Antoinette
Queen of France
Marie Antoinette

Famous Birthdays

  • Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen, Queen consort of William IV of the United Kingdom, born in Meiningen, Germany (d. 1849)
1792 Highlights

About August 13, 1792

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo