On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1748

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryRuins of Pompeii

Ruins of Pompeii rediscovered by Spaniard Rocque Joaquin de Alcubierre

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The ruins of Pompeii, still standing after over 2000 years
The ruins of Pompeii, still standing after over 2000 years
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1748 Highlights

About April 1, 1748

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 272 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries