On This Day

April 1773 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 27 British Parliament passes Tea Act (Boston won't like this)

Birthdays in History

  • Apr 6 James Mill, Scottish philosopher and historian (History of British India), born in Angus, Scotland (d. 1836)
  • Apr 9 Étienne Aignan, French writer, born in Beaugency, France (d. 1824
  • Apr 22 Jean Victor de Constant Rebecque, Swiss-Dutch army leader, born in Genève, Republic of Geneva (d. 1850)
  • Apr 24 Harman W. Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director, born in Amsterdam (d. 1827)