On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1752

Famous Birthdays

  • John Brooks, 11th Governor of Massachusetts (1816-23), born in Medford (d. 1825)

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Snyers, Flemish painter/engraver, dies at 71
1752 Highlights

About May 4, 1752

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 268 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus