On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1724

Historical Events

Historic Event

Henry Pelham becomes English minister of War

Historic Publication

Jonathan Swift publishes Drapier's letters


1724 Highlights

About April 1, 1724

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 297 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries