On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1837

Historical Events

  • "Racer's" Hurricane (Gulf of Mexico)
  • Treaty with Winnebago Indians

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Clark, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from New York (1819-21), dies at 60
1837 Highlights

About October 1, 1837

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra