On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1707

Historical Events

  • English and Scottish parliaments accept Act of Union; creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain (comes into being 1st May)

Famous Deaths

  • George Farquhar, Irish dramatist (b. 1678)
1707 Highlights

About April 29, 1707

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 313 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus