On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1776

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, German writer/judge/composer (Undine)
1776 Highlights

About January 24, 1776

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 244 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius