On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1762

Historical Events

  • 1st reported counterfeiting attempt (Boston)

Historic Event

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? 259 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer