On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1721

Historical Events

Historic Event

Robert Walpole becomes Britain's 1st Lord of the Treasury - effective Prime Minister, although that term was never officially used (indeed, it was considered an insult) until much later

1721 Highlights

About April 3, 1721

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 301 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries