On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1784

Famous Deaths

Person of interestJunípero Serra

Junipero Serra, Spanish missionary priest who founded the 1st missions in California, dies at 70

Missionary Junípero Serra
Junípero Serra

1784 Highlights

About August 28, 1784

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo