On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1824

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Simón Bolívar named dictator by the Congress of Peru

Military and Political Leader Simón Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simón Bolívar

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Plimsoll, inventor (Plimsoll line for ships), born in Bristol, England
1824 Highlights

About February 10, 1824

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 196 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius