What Happened on July 28, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US Secretary of State William H. Seward announces 14th Amendment ratified by states, grants citizenship to ex-slaves

Famous Birthdays

  • George Morren, Flemish painter/sculptor, born in Antwerp (d. 1941)
  • Thomas P Krag, Norwegian writer (Jon Graeff, Ulf Ran)