On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1741

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

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? 279 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini