On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1796

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

George Washington's farewell address as US President is published

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

Famous Birthdays

  • Hartley Coleridge, English poet, born in Kingsdown, Bristol, England (d. 1849)
1796 Highlights

About September 19, 1796

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo