On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1768

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Hardy Haworth, English entomologist and botanist, born in Hull, England (d. 1833)

Famous Deaths

  • Filippo della Valle, Italian sculptor, dies at about 70
  • Giovanni Antonio Canal [Canaletto], Italian painter and printmaker (Rialto), dies at 70
1768 Highlights

About April 19, 1768

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 252 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries