What Happened in April 1707

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Historical Events

  • Apr 25 Battle of Almansa; Franco-Spanish forces defeat British and Portuguese
  • Apr 29 English and Scottish parliaments accept Act of Union; creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain (comes into being 1st May)

Famous Birthdays


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Apr 15 Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician (Euler's Constant), born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1783)

Mathematician Leonhard Euler
Mathematician
Leonhard Euler
  • Apr 22 Henry Fielding, English novelist (Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones)
  • Apr 26 Johannes Burman, Dutch botanist, plant author and physician

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 6 Willem Van de Velde, the Young, Dutch seascape painter, dies a 73
  • Apr 29 George Farquhar, Irish dramatist (b. 1678)