On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1741

Historical Events

  • Captain Vitus Bering discovers Mount St Elias, Alaska

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAntonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi, Italian Baroque composer (The Four Seasons), dies at 63

Violin Virtuoso & Composer Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Virtuoso & Composer
Antonio Vivaldi

1741 Highlights

About July 28, 1741

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo