What Happened on February 18, 1772

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanni Battista Brocchi, Italian naturalist and geologist (Conchiologia fossile subappennina), born in Bassano del Grappa, Republic of Venice (d. 1826)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712)
1772 Highlights

About February 18, 1772

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 251 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius