On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1741

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Gottlieb Naumann, German composer, born in Blasewitz, Dresden, Germany (d. 1801)
  • Samuel Chase, American judge (signed US Declaration of Independence), born in Somerset County, Maryland (d. 1811)
1741 Highlights

About April 17, 1741

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries