On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1729

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer, born in Faenza, (d. 1802)

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Ludwig Boxberg, German composer, dies at 59
  • Giacomo F. Maraldi, French-Italian astronomer and mathematician, dies at 64
1729 Highlights

About December 1, 1729

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 290 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius