On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1776

Historical Events

  • Friedrich von Klinger's "Sturm und Drang" premieres in Leipzig

Famous Birthdays

Sophie Germain

Sophie Germain, French mathematician, born in Paris, France (d. 1831)

Mathematician Sophie Germain
Sophie Germain
1776 Highlights

About April 1, 1776

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries