On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1783

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Kennicott, English churchman and Hebrew scholar, dies at 65

Person of interestLeonhard Euler

Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician (Euler's Constant), dies of a brain hemorrhage at 76

Mathematician Leonhard Euler
Leonhard Euler

1783 Highlights

About September 18, 1783

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo