On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1740

Historical Events

  • Dutch governor general Adriaen Valckenier allows murder of 8,000 Chinese inhabitants of Batavia
1740 Highlights

About October 9, 1740

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra