On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1791

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedrich von Olivier, German landscape painter, born in Dessau, Germany (d. 1859)

Person of interestJames Buchanan

James Buchanan, 15th US President (1857-61), born in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania (d. 1868)

15th US President James Buchanan
15th US President
James Buchanan

1791 Highlights

About April 23, 1791

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus