On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1740

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

The third volume of philosopher David Hume's seminal work "A Treatise of Human Nature" is published by Thomas Longman

Philosopher David Hume
David Hume

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About November 5, 1740

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 280 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio