What Happened on August 24, 1870

Historical Events

  • The Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin Gray Lee, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 34
1870 Highlights

About August 24, 1870

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo