On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1770

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Frederick North becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain after Augustus FitzRoy resigns

British Prime Minister Frederick North
British Prime Minister
Frederick North
British Prime Minister Augustus FitzRoy
British Prime Minister
Augustus FitzRoy

1770 Highlights

About January 28, 1770

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 250 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius