What Happened on July 17, 1794

Historical Events

  • Richard Allen organizes Philadelphia's Bethel African Meth Episcopal Church

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Frédéric Edelmann, French composer, executed by guillotine after false charges of treason during French Revolution at 45 [1]
  • John Roebuck, English inventor and industrialist (b. 1718)
1794 Highlights

About July 17, 1794

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer