On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1823

Famous Birthdays

Mary Ann Shadd Cary

Mary Ann Shadd Cary, American-Canadian publisher and anti-slavery campaigner, 1st African American newspaper publisher ('Provincial Freeman'), born in Wilmington, Delaware (d. 1893)

1823 Highlights

About October 9, 1823

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra