On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1754

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJohn Laurens

John Laurens, American soldier, diplomat and abolitionist, born in Charleston, South Carolina (d. 1782)

Soldier, Diplomat and Abolitionist John Laurens
Soldier, Diplomat and Abolitionist
John Laurens

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich von Hagedorn, German poet (Versuch einiger Poem), dies at 46