On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1793

Historical Events

Historic Event

Thomas Jefferson warns of slave revolts in the West Indies

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine François Prévost, French author and novelist (b. 1697)
  • Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer (Antonio e Cleopatra), dies at 74
1793 Highlights

About December 23, 1793

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 227 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn