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What Happened on April 13, 1796

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Millesimo, Italy: Napoleon's forces defeat allied armies of Austria and of the Kingdom of Sardinia-Piedmont.

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte
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1796 Highlights

About April 13, 1796

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries