What Happened on September 14, 1852

Historical Events

  • Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office as 18th US Postmaster General

Famous Deaths

Arthur Wellesley (1769-1852)

Duke of Wellington and British Prime Minister (Tory: 1828-30), dies at 83

  • Augustus Pugin, English architect in Gothic Revival style (interior of the Palace of Westminster), dies at 40
1852 Highlights

About September 14, 1852

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 171 years and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo