On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1705

Historical Events


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Queen Anne of England knights Isaac Newton at Trinity College, Cambridge

Physicist & Mathematician Isaac Newton
Physicist & Mathematician
Isaac Newton
Queen of England Anne Stuart
Queen of England
Anne Stuart

1705 Highlights

About April 16, 1705

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 315 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries