On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1852

Historical Events

  • Fire destroys 1,100 construction sites in Montreal, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Thompson McKennan, American politician who served as the 2nd United States Secretary of the Interior, dies at 58
1852 Highlights

About July 9, 1852

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 168 years and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer