On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1833

Fighting The Scourge of Child Labour

Historical Events

  • Britain’s 1st Factory Act becomes law "to regulate the Labour of Children and young Persons in the Mills and Factories of the United Kingdom"
1833 Highlights

About August 29, 1833

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 188 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo