On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1689

Famous Deaths

  • Olfert Dapper, Amsterdam historian/geographer, buried
  • Thomas Sydenham, English physician and author of "Observationes Medicae", dies at 65
1689 Highlights

About December 29, 1689

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 330 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn