On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1704

Historical Events

  • Frenchman Elias Neau opens a school for blacks in NYC
  • Indians attack Deerfield, Massachusetts, killing 40, kidnapping 100

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Godin, French astronomer (d. 1760)
1704 Highlights

About February 28, 1704

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 316 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces