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Born on Friday October 5, 1770
Died on Friday October 5, 1770

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from October 5, 1770 at Delpher


Born on October 5

Died on October 5

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)
  • April 19 » Captain James Cook, still holding the rank of lieutenant, sights the eastern coast of what is now Australia.
  • April 19 » Marie Antoinette marries Louis XVI of France in a proxy wedding.
  • April 29 » James Cook arrives in Australia at Botany Bay, which he names.
  • June 19 » New Church Day: Emanuel Swedenborg writes: "The Lord sent forth His twelve disciples, who followed Him in the world into the whole spiritual world to preach the Gospel that the Lord God Jesus Christ reign. This took place on the 19th day of June, in the year 1770."
  • July 7 » The Battle of Larga between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire takes place.
  • August 21 » James Cook formally claims eastern Australia for Great Britain, naming it New South Wales.
Weather October 5, 1770

The temperature on October 5, 1770 was about 12.0 °C. Wind direction mainly southwest. Weather type: mist omtrent helder.

Source: KNMI