On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1828

Historical Events

  • British 18-gun sloop HMS Acorn sinks off Halifax with 115 men aboard

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First American Dictionary: its author Noah Webster registers its copyright for publication

Lexicographer Noah Webster
Lexicographer
Noah Webster

1828 Highlights

About April 14, 1828

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 192 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries