On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1759

Historical Events

  • British troops chase French out of Masulipatam, India

Famous Deaths

  • Francois de La Croix, French composer, dies at 76
1759 Highlights

About April 8, 1759

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 262 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries