On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1744

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAnders Celsius

Anders Celsius, Swedish astronomer (proposed the Celsius temperature scale), dies at 42

Astronomer Anders Celsius
Anders Celsius

1744 Highlights

About April 25, 1744

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 276 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus