On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1850

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Albert Waterlow, English water-color painter, born in London (d. 1919)

Famous Deaths

  • Jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
1850 Highlights

About May 24, 1850

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini