December 13, 1816 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Patent for a dry dock issued to John Adamson, Boston

Birthdays in History

  • Clement Claiborne Clay, MC (Confederacy), (d. 1882)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

[Ernst] Werner von Siemens, German inventor and industrialist (siemens electrical conductance unit and Siemens corporation), born in Lenthe, German Confederation

Industrialist and Inventor Werner von Siemens
Industrialist and Inventor
Werner von Siemens