On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1799

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Napoleon Bonaparte captures city of Jaffa, Palestine, after a 5 day siege, defeating the Ottoman Empire

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

1799 Highlights

About March 6, 1799

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces