On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1728

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hunter, Scottish surgeon and founder of pathological anatomy in England, born in Long Calderwood, Scotland (d. 1793)

Famous Deaths

Cotton Mather

Cotton Mather, American Puritan minister (Salem witchcraft trials), dies at 65

1728 Highlights

About February 13, 1728

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 293 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius