On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 744 AD

Famous Deaths

  • al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph (743-744), killed at 35
List of Years

About April 16, 744 AD

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1278 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris