On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1742

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Chotusitz: Prussia led by Frederick the Great defeats Austria

King of Prussia Frederick the Great
King of Prussia
Frederick the Great

1742 Highlights

About May 17, 1742

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus