On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1847

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brigham Young and his Mormon followers arrive at Salt Lake City, Utah

Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church Brigham Young
Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church
Brigham Young
  • Rotary-type printing press patents received by Richard March Hoe, NYC
1847 Highlights

About July 24, 1847

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo