What Happened on September 24, 1890

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The President of the Mormon Church Wilford Woodruff issues a manifesto advising members that the teaching and practice of polygamy should be abandoned

Famous Birthdays

  • A. P. Herbert, English journalist and writer (Punch, Helen), born in Ashtead, Surrey, England (d. 1971)
  • Mike Gonz├ílez, Cuban baseball player, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1977)