On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1745

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bonnie Prince Charlies' army draws to Glasgow

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier, Annonay, Ardèche, French inventors and 1st pioneer balloonist (Montgolfière-style hot air balloon)
1745 Highlights

About January 6, 1745

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 275 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn