On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1740

Historical Events

Historic Event

English evangelist George Whitefield preaches to 30,000 people in Boston in the US during the 'Great Awakening'

1740 Highlights

About October 12, 1740

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 281 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra