On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1742

Famous Deaths

  • Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman, dies at 55
1742 Highlights

About January 1, 1742

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 279 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn