What Happened on January 24, 1776

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Henry Knox arrives at Cambridge, Massachusetts, with the artillery that he has transported from Fort Ticonderoga

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, German Romantic writer, judge and composer (Undine), born in K√∂nigsberg, Prussia (d. 1822)
Born in 1776
1776 Highlights

About January 24, 1776

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 247 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius