December 17

Event:
1777
France officially recognizes the United States independence.

Celebrated Birth:
William Floyd (b. 1734 – August 4, 1821) New York representative to Continental Congress, signer of the Declaration of Independence.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period goto: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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