September 26, 1789 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 4th US Postmaster General: Samuel Osgood of Mass takes office
  • Edmund J Randolph becomes 1st US Attorney General

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Jefferson appointed 1st US Secretary of State; John Jay becomes 1st US Chief Justice

3rd US President Thomas Jefferson
3rd US President
Thomas Jefferson
Ist US Chief Justice John Jay
Ist US Chief Justice
John Jay