On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1762

Historical Events

  • 1st reported counterfeiting attempt (Boston)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian Tsarina Catherine II seizes power, declaring herself sovereign ruler of Russia

Empress of Russia Catherine the Great
Empress of Russia
Catherine the Great

1762 Highlights

About June 28, 1762

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 258 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer