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Born on Sunday April 20, 1766
Died on Sunday April 20, 1766



Born on April 20

Died on April 20

Names that were popular for boys in 1766
  1. Jan
  2. Cornelis
  3. Pieter
  4. Johannes
  5. Hendrik
  6. Joannes
  7. Willem
  8. Jacob
  9. Gerrit
  10. Petrus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Dirk
  13. Jean
  14. John
  15. Klaas
  16. Abraham
Names that were popular for girls in 1766
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Johanna
  4. Marie
  5. Joanna
  6. Cornelia
  7. Catharina
  8. Elisabeth
  9. Grietje
  10. Trijntje
  11. Neeltje
  12. Adriana
  13. Aaltje
  14. Antje
  15. Elizabeth
  16. Jannetje

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1766
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • March 5 » Antonio de Ulloa, the first Spanish governor of Louisiana, arrives in New Orleans.
  • March 18 » American Revolution: The British Parliament repeals the Stamp Act.
  • May 22 » A large earthquake causes heavy damage and loss of life in Istanbul and the Marmara region.
  • July 1 » François-Jean de la Barre, a young French nobleman, is tortured and beheaded before his body is burnt on a pyre along with a copy of Voltaire's Dictionnaire philosophique nailed to his torso for the crime of not saluting a Roman Catholic religious procession in Abbeville, France.
  • November 10 » The last colonial governor of New Jersey, William Franklin, signs the charter of Queen's College (later renamed Rutgers University).
  • December 5 » In London, auctioneer James Christie holds his first sale.
Weather April 20, 1766

The temperature on April 20, 1766 was about 10.0 °C. There was 26 mm of rainWind direction mainly south by west. Weather type: regen.

Source: KNMI