April 24

Event:
1779
Eleazar Wheelock dies. He was the founder of Dartmouth College.

Celebrated Birth:
Edmund Cartwright (b. 1743 – October 30, 1823) an English clergyman and inventor of the power loom in 1784.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period click: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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