On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1728

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Wallis, English explorer (Wallis Island), born in Camelford, Cornwall (d. 1795)

Famous Deaths

  • Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer, dies at 83
1728 Highlights

About April 23, 1728

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 292 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus