December 6, 1833 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin departs Rio de la Plata

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

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Person of interestPerson of Interest

John S. Mosby, Confederate army cavalry battalion commander in the American Civil War, born in Powhatan County, Virginia (d. 1916)

The Gray Ghost John Singleton Mosby
The Gray Ghost
John Singleton Mosby