On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1766

Famous Birthdays

  • Ignaz Anton Franz Xaver Ladurner, Austrian pianist and composer, born in Aldino, Italy (d. 1839)
  • Jeffry Wyatville, English architect and garden designer (alterations and extensions to Chatsworth House and Windsor Castle), born in Burton upon Trent, England (d. 1840)
1766 Highlights

About August 1, 1766

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 255 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo