On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1793

Historical Events

  • France declares war on Great Britain and Netherlands
  • Patent granted Ralph Hodgson, NY, for oiled silk & linen

Famous Deaths

  • William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman, dies at 76
1793 Highlights

About February 1, 1793

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius