On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1728

Famous Birthdays

  • Chevalier d'Éon [Charles-Geneviève-Louis-Auguste-André-Timothée d'Éon de Beaumont], French spy, diplomat, and transvestite, born in Tonnerre, France (d. 1810)
1728 Highlights

About October 5, 1728

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 293 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra