On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1704

Famous Birthdays

  • John Byng, English admiral executed by firing squad at 52 for neglecting his duty in defence of Minorca, born in Southill, Bedfordshire, England (d. 1757)
1704 Highlights

About October 29, 1704

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 317 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio