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What Happened on April 5, 1764

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Parliament passes the Sugar Tax on the American colonies, introduced by Prime Minister George Grenville

British Prime Minister George Grenville
British Prime Minister
George Grenville

1764 Highlights

About April 5, 1764

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 256 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries