On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1770

Historical Events

  • British parliament repeals the Townshend Revenue Acts, which had fueled opposition to British rule in colonial America
1770 Highlights

About April 12, 1770

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 250 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries