On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1793

Famous Deaths

John Hancock

John Hancock, American merchant and statesman who was 1st to sign the Declaration of Independence, dies at 56

1793 Highlights

About October 8, 1793

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra