April 1738 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 18 Real Academia de la Historia ("Royal Academy of History") founded in Madrid

Birthdays in History

William Cavendish-BentinckWilliam Cavendish-Bentinck (1738-1809)

Apr 14 3rd Duke of Portland, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (Whig: 1783, 1807-09), born in Nottinghamshire, England

  • Apr 16 Henry Clinton, British army officer and politician, born in Newfoundland, British Canada (d. 1795)