On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1741

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian mathematician Leonhard Euler leaves St. Petersburg for a position at the Berlin Academy, offered to him by Frederick the Great of Prussia

Mathematician Leonhard Euler
Mathematician
Leonhard Euler
King of Prussia Frederick the Great
King of Prussia
Frederick the Great

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