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October 24, 1789 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • Jean Chr├ętien Baud, Dutch gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1834-36), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1859)

Deaths in History

  • Lucretia Wilhelmina van Merken, Dutch poet, dies at 68
1789 in History