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Born on Sunday October 28, 1770
Died on Sunday October 28, 1770

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from October 28, 1770 at Delpher


Born on October 28

Died on October 28

Names that were popular for boys in 1770
  1. Jan
  2. Hendrik
  3. Pieter
  4. Johannes
  5. Cornelis
  6. Joannes
  7. Jacob
  8. Willem
  9. Gerrit
  10. Petrus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Dirk
  13. Jean
  14. Klaas
  15. John
  16. Johann
Names that were popular for girls in 1770
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Johanna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Catharina
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Marie
  8. Trijntje
  9. Joanna
  10. Grietje
  11. Neeltje
  12. Aaltje
  13. Antje
  14. Elizabeth
  15. Adriana
  16. Jannetje

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1770
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • March 5 » Boston Massacre: Five Americans, including Crispus Attucks, are fatally shot by British troops in an event that would contribute to the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War (also known as the American War of Independence) five years later.
  • April 29 » James Cook arrives in Australia at Botany Bay, which he names.
  • July 1 » Lexell's Comet is seen closer to the Earth than any other comet in recorded history, approaching to a distance of 0.0146 astronomical units (2,180,000km; 1,360,000mi).
  • July 5 » The Battle of Chesma between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire begins.
  • August 21 » James Cook formally claims eastern Australia for Great Britain, naming it New South Wales.
  • November 14 » James Bruce discovers what he believes to be the source of the Nile.
Weather October 28, 1770

The temperature on October 28, 1770 was about 9.0 °C. Wind direction mainly southwest. Weather type: betrokken regen. Special wheather fenomena: veel dauw.

Source: KNMI