On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1834

Historical Events

  • The Battle of Pinjarra occurs in the Swan River Colony in present-day Pinjarra, Western Australia. Between 14 and 40 Aborigines are killed by British colonists.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dudley M. DuBose, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1883)
1834 Highlights

About October 28, 1834

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 187 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio