April 2

Event:
1782
Thomas Gage dies. Gates was the British Commander-in-chief of the North American forces from 1763 – 1775.

Birth:
1781
Bhagwan Swaminarayan, central figure of the Swaminarayan Sampradaya, a Hindu faith.

Celebrated Birth:
Richard Bassett (b. 1745 – August 15, 1815) Delaware member of the Constitutional Convention, signed the Constitution.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period click: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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