On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1792

Historical Events

BattleExecution

Brazilian revolutionary Tiradentes, is hanged, drawn and quartered in Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian Revolutionary Tiradentes
Brazilian Revolutionary
Tiradentes

Famous Deaths

BattleTiradentes

Tiradentes, Brazilian revolutionary and independence fighter (InconfidĂȘncia Mineira) considered a national hero, hanged, drawn and quartered in Rio de Janeiro at 45

Brazilian Revolutionary Tiradentes
Brazilian Revolutionary
Tiradentes
1792 Highlights

About April 21, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 229 years and 6 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus