On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1709

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz Xaver Richter, Austro-Moravian composer, singer and conductor, born in Holleschau, Moravia (d. 1789) probable place of birth

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham a Sancta Clara [Johann Ulrich Megerle], German court preacher and friar, dies at 65
1709 Highlights

About December 1, 1709

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 312 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius