What Happened on April 24, 1874

Famous Birthdays

  • John Russell Pope, American architect (Jefferson Memorial, National Archives and Records Administration), born in NYC, New York (d. 1937)
  • Willem Roelofs, Dutch painter and cartoonist (d. 1940)
Born in 1874

Famous Weddings

Jesse James

Outlaw Jesse James marries cousin Zerelda 'Zee' Mimms

1874 Highlights

About April 24, 1874

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus