On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1858

Famous Deaths

Dred Scott

Dred Scott, US ex-slave who sought to sue for his freedom, dies of tuberculosis at 62 or 63

1858 Highlights

About September 17, 1858

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo