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What Happened on June 24, 1850

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Horatio Kitchener

Horatio Kitchener, British General who commanded British forces during the Battle of Omdurman (Sudan) and the Second Boer War who became British Secretary of State for War during WWI (1914-16), born in Ballylongford, County Kerry, Ireland (d. 1916)

1850 Highlights

About June 24, 1850

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 172 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer