On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1709

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestElizabeth of Russia

Elizabeth of Russia [Elizaveta Petrovna], Empress of Russia (1741-62) and daughter of Peter the Great, born in Kolomenskoye, Moscow, Russia (d. 1762)

Empress of Russia Elizabeth of Russia
Empress of Russia
Elizabeth of Russia

1709 Highlights

About December 29, 1709

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 311 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn