On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1785

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Warton appointed British Poet Laureate by King George III

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III

1785 Highlights

About April 20, 1785

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 235 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus