On This Day

What Happened in December 1692

Historical Events

  • Dec 23 Nahum Tate is appointed the third Poet Laureate by English monarchs William and Mary

Famous Deaths

  • Dec 9 William Mountfort, English actor and dramatist, dies at approximately 38
  • Dec 18 Veit Ludwig von Seckendorff, German statesman (b. 1626)