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What Happened on April 21, 1785

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Catherine II of Russia confers on the nobility the "Charter to the Nobility", increasing further the power of the landed oligarchs

Empress of Russia Catherine the Great
Empress of Russia
Catherine the Great

1785 Highlights

About April 21, 1785

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 235 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus