Historical Events on September 24, 1789

About Sep 24, 1789

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 1 month and 24 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President George Washington nominates John Jay for 1st Chief Justice

Ist US Chief Justice John Jay
Ist US Chief Justice
John Jay
  • US Attorney General Office is created
  • US Congress establishes Post Office Department following the new constitution
  • US Federal Judiciary Act is passed & creates a six-person Supreme Court