What Happened on September 24, 1789

Historical Events

Event of Interest

President George Washington nominates John Jay for 1st Chief Justice

  • US Attorney General Office is created
  • US Congress establishes Post Office Department following the new constitution
  • US Federal Judiciary Act passes, creating a six-person Supreme Court
1789 History

About September 24, 1789

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra