What Happened in Apr 1776

  • Mary Anne Clarke Is Born

    Mary Anne Clarke (born Mary Anne Thompson 3 April 1776–21 June 1852) was the mistress of Frederick, Duke of York and became the Duke's mistress in... Read more

  • North Carolina Advocated Independence

    On April 12, 1776, North Carolina's Provincial Congress authorized its delegates to the Second Continental Congress to vote for independence. The... Read more