On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1742

Historical Events

  • German leaders elect Charles VII Albert Emperor

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne, Duchess of Cumberland and Strathearn (d. 1808)
1742 Highlights

About January 24, 1742

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius