On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1739

Historical Events

Declaration of War

War of Jenkins' Ear starts: British Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, reluctantly declares war on Spain

1739 Highlights

About October 23, 1739

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 282 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio