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September 14, 1852 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office as 18th US Postmaster General

Deaths in History


Person of interestArthur Wellesley

Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington and British Prime Minister (Tory: 1828-30), dies at 83

1st Duke of Wellington & British Prime Minister Arthur Wellesley
1st Duke of Wellington & British Prime Minister
Arthur Wellesley
  • Augustus Pugin, English architect in Gothic Revival style (interior of the Palace of Westminster), dies at 40
1852 in History