On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1742

Historical Events

Historic Event

Sir Robert Walpole, often referred to as the first British Prime Minister, ennobled as 1st Earl of Orford

1742 Highlights

About February 9, 1742

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius