On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1789

Historical Events

  • 4th US Postmaster General: Samuel Osgood of Mass takes office
  • Edmund J Randolph becomes 1st US Attorney General

Appointment of Interest

Thomas Jefferson appointed 1st US Secretary of State; John Jay becomes 1st US Chief Justice


1789 Highlights

About September 26, 1789

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra