On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1704

Famous Deaths

Person of interestJohn Locke

John Locke, English empiricist philosopher; influential Enlightenment thinker and "Father of Liberalism" (Two Treatises of Government), dies at 72

Philosopher John Locke
John Locke

1704 Highlights

About October 28, 1704

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 315 years and 7 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio