On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1745

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Edinburgh occupied by Jacobites under Charles Edward Stuart (aka the Young Pretender or Bonny Prince Charlie)

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

1745 Highlights

About September 17, 1745

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 274 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo