On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1762

Historical Events

  • Opera "Orfeo Ed Euridice" by Christoph Willibald Gluck is first produced in Vienna in front of Empress Maria Theresa.
1762 Highlights

About October 5, 1762

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 259 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra