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Georges Danton
Georges Danton
is with 13 companions
on the guillotine executed.
Marcin Jabłoński: Tadeusz Kościuszko
Tadeusz Kościuszko
leads the Kościuszko uprising
in Poland .
The execution of Robespierre and his supporters
With the arrest and execution of Maximilien Robespierre and his supporters, the terror regime in France ends .
1794 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 1242/43 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1786/87 (September 10-11)
Bengali solar calendar 1199/1200 (beginning of April 14th or 15th)
Buddhist calendar 2337/38 (southern Buddhism); 2336/37 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 74th (75th) cycle

Year of the wood tiger甲寅 ( at the beginning of the year water buffalo癸丑)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 1156/57 (turn of the year April)
Dangun era (Korea) 4127/28 (October 2/3)
French revolutionary calendar Year II./III. of the Republic (September 21/22)
Iranian calendar 1172/73
Islamic calendar 1208/09 (turn of the year 28/29 July)
Jewish calendar 5554/55 (September 24/25)
Coptic calendar 1510/11 (10/11 September)
Malayalam calendar 969/970
Seleucid era Babylon: 2104/05 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 2105/06 (New Year October)

Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1850/51 (April)


Politics and world events

French revolution and coalition wars

The Glorious June 1st
Robespierre's arrest

List of people executed during the French Revolution


Poland in the borders after the 2nd partition of Poland in 1793 ("Rump Poland") and the Kościuszko uprising in 1794
Battle of Racławice
Battle of Maciejowice
Praga massacre after the Battle of Warsaw

Holy Roman Empire

Suppression of the Augsburg weaver revolt by soldiers from Württemberg , contemporary depiction by Franz Thomas Weber


Memorial and Stäfner Handel

United States

  • January 9th : An entry by German immigrants in the USA leads to the Muhlenberg legend . It is a vote on an application for the publication of laws in German. This is rejected with 42 to 41 votes.
Washington leads its troops to Pennsylvania
Battle of Fallen Timbers


The patent for Cotton Gin

science and technology

Zurich on the Müllerplan from 1793



The festival of the Supreme Being on the Paris Field of Mars



First quarter

Second quarter

Cornelius Vanderbilt

Third quarter

Fourth Quarter

Exact date of birth unknown


January to April

May to August

Antoine Lavoisier
Maximilien Robespierre, around 1793
Antoine de Saint-Just, 1793

September to December

Exact date of death unknown

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