On This Day

Historical Events in February 1798

  • Feb 2 Federal St Theater, Boston, becomes 1st in US destroyed by fire
  • Feb 10 Louis Alexandre Berthier invades Rome
  • Feb 15 Louis Alexandre Berthier proclaim a Roman Republic after conquering Rome

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Feb 20 Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power and takes him prisoner

Pope Pius VI
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Pius VI