On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1824

Famous Birthdays

  • Fran├žois Fournier, Swiss-French postage stamp forger, born in Croix-de-Rozon, Switzerland (d. 1917)

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Muntinghe, Dutch theologist (History of Mankind), dies at 71
1824 Highlights

About April 24, 1824

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 197 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus