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What Happened on April 6, 1772

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Catherine the Great Empress of Russia, ends tax on men with beards, enacted by Tsar Peter the Great in 1698

Empress of Russia Catherine the Great
Empress of Russia
Catherine the Great
Russian Tsar Peter the Great
Russian Tsar
Peter the Great

1772 Highlights

About April 6, 1772

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 249 years and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries