On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1847

Historical Events

  • US Marines under General Scott enter Mexico City (halls of Montezuma)

Famous Birthdays

  • William Edward Ayrton, English Physicist and Inventor, born in London, England (d. 1908)
1847 Highlights

About September 14, 1847

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo