On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1793

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Jefferson warned of slave revolts in West Indies

3rd US President Thomas Jefferson
3rd US President
Thomas Jefferson

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine François Prévost, French author and novelist (b. 1697)
  • Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer (b. 1699)
1793 Highlights

About December 23, 1793

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 226 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn