On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1852

Historical Events

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

Famous Deaths


Person of interestArthur Wellesley

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

1st Duke of Wellington & British Prime Minister Arthur Wellesley
1st Duke of Wellington & British Prime Minister
Arthur Wellesley
  • 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? 168 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo