On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1775

Historical Events

  • Opera "Il RĂ© Pastore" is produced (Salzburg)

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJ. M. W. Turner

J. M. W. Turner, English landscape painter (Shipwreck, Rain, Steam and Speed), born in Covent Garden, London (d. 1851)

Romantic Painter J. M. W. Turner
Romantic Painter
J. M. W. Turner

1775 Highlights

About April 23, 1775

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus