On This Day

May 6, 1757 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Battle of Prague: Frederick II of Prussia's forces defeat Austrian army

Deaths in History

  • Charles FitzRoy, 2nd Duke of Grafton, British politician, dies at 73
  • Kurt Christoph Graf von Schwerin, Prussian field marshal, dies at 72
  • Maximilian Ulysses Count Browne, Austrian field marshal, dies at 51
1757 in History