On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1640

Historical Events

  • Settler Hugh Bewitt banished from Mass colony when he declares himself to be free of original sin

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)
1640 Highlights

About December 9, 1640

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 379 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius