What Happened on February 24, 1786

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Charles Cornwallis appointed governor-general of India

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin W. Bates. U.S. Senator from Delaware (d. 1869)

Wilhelm GrimmWilhelm Grimm (1786-1859)

German story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales), born in Hanau, Hesse-Cassel, Holy Roman Empire

Born in 1786
1786 Highlights

About February 24, 1786

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 237 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces