On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1729

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Reinhold Forster, German botanist (naturalist on James Cook's second Pacific voyage), born in Dirschau (Tczew), Royal Prussia, Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (d. 1798)
1729 Highlights

About October 22, 1729

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 291 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra