On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1857

Historical Events

  • The Panic of 1857 begins, setting off one of the most severe economic crises in U.S. history.
1857 Highlights

About August 24, 1857

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo