On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1731

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Cavendish, England, physicist and chemist (discovered hydrogen), born in Nice (d. 1810)
1731 Highlights

About October 10, 1731

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 289 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra