On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1682

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

William Penn accepts area around Delaware River from Duke of York

English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania William Penn
English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania
William Penn

1682 Highlights

About October 26, 1682

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 338 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio