On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1721

Famous Birthdays

  • Guillaume-Chr├ętien de Lamoignon de Malesherbes, French lawyer and statesman, born in Paris (d. 1794)
  • James Elphinston, Scottish philologist, born in Edinburgh (d. 1809)
1721 Highlights

About December 6, 1721

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 298 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius