On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1756

Famous Birthdays

  • William Rush, American sculptor (Spirit of the Schuylkill), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1833)
1756 Highlights

About July 4, 1756

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 265 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer