On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1732

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-HonorĂ© Fragonard, French painter (The Swing), born in Paris (d. 1806)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Christian Schieferdecker, German composer, dies at 52
1732 Highlights

About April 5, 1732

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 289 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries