On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1846

Historical Events

  • Pioneers suffer blizzard in Sierra Nevada; 42 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Auguste Escoffier, French chef and culinary writer, 'king of chefs & chef of kings', born in Villeneuve-Loubet, France (d. 1935)
1846 Highlights

About October 28, 1846

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio