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? 228 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus