On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1744

Historical Events

  • French troops conquer Kortrijk

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Edgeworth, Anglo-Irish inventor and educationalist, born in Bath, Somerset (d. 1817)
1744 Highlights

About May 31, 1744

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 277 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini