On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1727

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Henriette-Anne of France, twin daughter of king Louis XV, born in Palace of Versailles, France (d. 1752)
  • Louise √Člisabeth of France, twin daughter of king Louis XV, born in Palace of Versailles, France (d. 1759)

Famous Deaths

  • William Croft, English composer and organist, dies at 48