On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1776

Famous Deaths

  • Carolus van de Abeele, Flemish Jesuit, dies at 84
  • Giuseppi Paolucci, Italian composer, dies at 49
1776 Highlights

About April 24, 1776

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 244 years and 7 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus