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March 28, 1794 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Allies under the prince of Coburg defeat French forces at Le Cateau
  • Louvre opens to the public (although officially opened since August)

Deaths in History


MurderMarquis de Condorcet

Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, Marquis de Condorcet, French enlightenment philosopher (Condorcet Method) and mathematician, is murdered or commits suicide in prison at 50

Enlightenment Philosopher Marquis de Condorcet
Enlightenment Philosopher
Marquis de Condorcet

1794 in History