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September 24, 1848 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Pieter Louis Tak, literary figure (The Chronicle) (d. 1907)

Deaths in History

  • Branwell Brontë [Patrick Branwell Brontë], English painter and writer and brother of the writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne, dies at 31
1848 in History