On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1824

Famous Birthdays

  • William Burnham Woods, American politician, judge, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Newark, Ohio (d. 1887)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Inventor Charles Goodyear (23) weds Clarissa Beecher

Chemist and Inventor Charles Goodyear
Chemist and Inventor
Charles Goodyear

1824 Highlights

About August 3, 1824

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 196 years and 4 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo