When was the Treaty of Paris signed?

  • 1783 correct

    In 1783! The British and Americans began discussing the terms of an agreement which would later be called The Treaty of Paris. Once signed, this treaty effectively ended The American Revolution. The Continental Congress had wanted John Adams, John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Laurens and Benjamin Franklin to negotiate the treaty. However, Jefferson did not make the meeting on time and Laurens was in jail. Only Jay, Adams and Franklin attended. Source. History.com

  • 1801
  • 1784
  • 1790
  • ON A DAY
    LIKE TODAY
    05/27
  • Fact of the day

    There were three dogs that survived the Titanic.
  • This day in 1996

    President Bill Clinton's former business partners in the Whitewater land deal, James McDougal and Susan McDougal and Arkansas Governor Jim Guy Tucker, are convicted of fraud for the Whitewater Development Corporation
  • FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS

    • Christopher Lee

      London, England
    • Henry Kissinger

      Bavaria, Germany
    • Joseph Fiennes

      47 years old | Salisbury, Wiltshire
    • Lee Meriwether

      82 years old | Los Angeles, California