On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1812

Historical Events

Battle of Interest

Napoleonic Wars: The Battle of Maloyaroslavets takes place near Moscow, French army then forced to retreat through the snow towards Smolensk

1812 Highlights

About October 24, 1812

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 209 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio