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What Happened on September 18, 1850

Historical Events


Agreement of InterestCompromise of 1850

US Congress passes Fugitive Slave Law as part of Compromise of 1850

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Henry Clay's handwritten draft of one of the bills that formed the Compromise of 1850
Henry Clay's handwritten draft of one of the bills that formed the Compromise of 1850
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1850 Highlights

About September 18, 1850

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo