On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1839

Historical Events


USATrail of Tears

Cherokee Nation unites and ratifies constitution at Tahlequah, Oklahoma

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The Trail of Tears, painting by Robert Lindneux, 1942
The Trail of Tears, painting by Robert Lindneux, 1942
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  • Great fire in New York
1839 Highlights

About September 6, 1839

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo