On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1834

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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 McIver DuBose, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1883)