What Happened on April 17, 1840

Famous Deaths

  • Hannah Webster Foster, American author (The Coquette; or, The History of Eliza Wharton), dies at 81
1840 Highlights

About April 17, 1840

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries