On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1768

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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