On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1746

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Jacobite Rising 1745: Battle of Culloden, the last battle on British soil: Royalist troops under the Duke of Cumberland defeat the Jacobite army of Charles Edward Stuart

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

1746 Highlights

About April 16, 1746

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 274 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries