On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1788

Famous Deaths

Bonnie Prince Charlie

Bonnie Prince Charlie [Charles Edward Stuart], English pretender to throne (Jacobite rebellion), dies of a stroke at 67

  • Francesco Zannetti, Italian composer, dies at 50
1788 Highlights

About January 31, 1788

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius