On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1792

Famous Birthdays

  • John Linnell, English artist (d. 1882)
  • Sir Thomas Mitchell, Australian explorer (d. 1855)

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738)
1792 Highlights

About June 16, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini