On This Day

What Happened in 1728

Historical Events in 1728

  • Mar 6 Spain & Britain sign (1st) Convention of Pardo
  • Apr 22 Pierre de Marivaux' "Le Triomphe de Plutus" premieres in Paris
  • May 4 George Frideric Handel's opera "Tolomeo, re di Egitto" premieres in London
  • Dec 17 Congregation Shearith Israel of New York purchases a lot on Mill Street in lower Manhattan to build the city's first synagogue

Famous People in 1728

World Leaders in 1728