What Happened on October 28, 1793

Historical Events

Historic Invention

Eli Whitney applies for a patent on cotton gin

Famous Birthdays

  • Eliphalet Remington, American firearms manufacturer (Remington Arms Co., L.L.C.), born in Suffield, Connecticut (d. 1861)
Born in 1793
1793 Highlights

About October 28, 1793

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio