On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1726

Famous Birthdays

  • Eggert ├ôlafsson, Icelandic explorer, writer (Reise igiennem Island - Travels In Iceland), and language conservationist, born in Svefneyjar, Iceland (d. 1768)
1726 Highlights

About December 1, 1726

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 295 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius