On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1716

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Fran├žois de Saint-Lambert, French poet (d. 1803)
  • Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard)
1716 Highlights

About December 26, 1716

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 303 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn