On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1764

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Henry Latrobe, American architect (completed U.S. Capitol), born in Leeds, Yorkshire, England (d. 1820)
  • Gottfried Rieger, Czech composer, born in Opavice, Czech Replublic (d. 1855)
1764 Highlights

About May 1, 1764

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 256 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus