On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1745

Famous Deaths

Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift, Irish author and satirist (Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal), dies at 77

1745 Highlights

About October 19, 1745

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 276 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra