On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1824

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

US House of Representatives begins to decide outcome of election deadlock between John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson (Adams wins)

6th US President John Quincy Adams
6th US President
John Quincy Adams
US President & General Andrew Jackson
US President & General
Andrew Jackson

1824 Highlights

About December 1, 1824

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 196 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius