On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1778

Historical Events

  • The Continental Congress passes the first budget of the United States.

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux and Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, born in Cowgate, Edinburgh (d. 1868)
1778 Highlights

About September 19, 1778

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo