April 15

Event:
1764
Madame Pompadour dies. She was the mistress to King Louis XV of France.

1788 Composer Giuseppe Bonno dies. His music was often performed during the period.

Celebrated Birth:
William Cullen (b. 1710 – February 5, 1790) Scottish physician and chemist.

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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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