On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1770

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGeorge Whitefield

George Whitefield, English-born Methodist leader and preacher, dies in Newburyport, Massachusetts, at age 55

Anglican Preacher George Whitefield
Anglican Preacher
George Whitefield
  • Thomas Robinson, 1st Baron Grantham, English politician and diplomat
1770 Highlights

About September 30, 1770

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 250 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra