On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1741

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver and art collector, born in Amsterdam (d. 1816)
1741 Highlights

About June 19, 1741

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini