On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1848

Famous Birthdays

  • Pieter Louis Tak, literary figure (The Chronicle) (d. 1907)

Famous Deaths

  • Branwell Brontë [Patrick Branwell Brontë], English painter and writer and brother of the writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne, dies at 31
1848 Highlights

About September 24, 1848

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 172 years and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra