On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1789

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st US presidential tour by George Washington in New England

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

Famous Deaths

  • John Morgan, American physician-in-chief of Continental Army and co-founder of the Medical College at the University of Pennsylvania, the first medical school in Colonial America, dies at 54
1789 Highlights

About October 15, 1789

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 232 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra