On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1857

Historical Events

The Case of Dred Scott in the United States Supreme Court

US slave Dred Scott and family freed by owner Henry Taylor Blow, only 3 months after US courts ruled against them in Dred Scott v. Sandford

1857 Highlights

About May 26, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini