On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1788

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Josepha Hale, American author (Mary Had a Little Lamb), born in Newport, New Hampshire (d. 1879)
1788 Highlights

About October 24, 1788

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio