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What Happened on August 19, 1745

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jacobite Rising 1745 : Bonnie Prince Charlie, raises his standard at Glenfinnan, Scotland, igniting the second Jacobite rebellion.

Pretender to the British throne Bonnie Prince Charlie
Pretender to the British throne
Bonnie Prince Charlie

1745 Highlights

About August 19, 1745

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 275 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo