On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1791

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st US cabinet meeting, held at George Washington's home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of War Henry Knox, and Attorney General Edmund Randolph attend.

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington
3rd US President Thomas Jefferson
3rd US President
Thomas Jefferson
1st US Secretary of Treasury Alexander Hamilton
1st US Secretary of Treasury
Alexander Hamilton

1791 Highlights

About November 26, 1791

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius