What Happened on March 9, 1824

Famous Birthdays

Leland Stanford (1824-1893)

American business tycoon (Southern Pacific Railroad), 8th Governor of California and founder of Stanford University, born in Watervliet, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Jacobus Cramer, Dutch priest (Archpriest of Holland and Zeeland, chaplain to King Louis Napoleon), dies at 79
1824 Highlights

About March 9, 1824

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces