On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1799

Famous Deaths

  • Broerius Brorius, theologist (Pensive Christian), dies at about 41
  • Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, German physicist and writer (types of Lichtenberg), dies at 56
1799 Highlights

About February 24, 1799

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces