On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1772

Famous Deaths

  • Gerard van Swieten, Dutch-Austrian physician (Austrian Empress Maria Theresa's personal physician), dies at 72
  • Johann Ulrich von Cramer, German judge and philosopher, dies at 65
1772 Highlights

About June 18, 1772

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini