On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1768

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick VI, Danish king (1808-39); lost Norway to Sweden (1814)

Famous Deaths

  • John Wainwright, English composer and organist, dies at 44
1768 Highlights

About January 28, 1768

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 252 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius