What Happened on December 17, 1830

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jules de Goncourt, French novelist (Germinie), wrote with his brother Edmond de Goncourt, born in Paris (d. 1870)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Simón Bolívar, South American revolutionary and president (Colombia), dies at 47 in Santa Marta, Colombia

Military and Political Leader Simón Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simón Bolívar