What Happened on May 19, 1828

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

U.S. President John Quincy Adams signs the Tariff of 1828/Tariff of Abominations into law to protect industry in the North

6th US President John Quincy Adams
6th US President
John Quincy Adams

Famous Birthdays

  • Adin Ballou Underwood, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Worcester County Massachusetts (d. 1888)