On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1757

Historical Events

Historic Event

British King George II dismisses minister William Pitt the Elder, Secretary of State for the Southern Department

British Prime Minister (The Great Commoner) William Pitt the Elder
British Prime Minister (The Great Commoner)
William Pitt the Elder
King of Great Britain and Ireland George II
King of Great Britain and Ireland
George II

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Rolla, composer
1757 Highlights

About April 6, 1757

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 264 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries