On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1730

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Ingenhousz, Dutch-English physiologist (discovering photosynthesis) and personal physician of Maria Theresa, born in Breda, Staats-Brabant, Dutch Republic (d. 1799)
1730 Highlights

About December 8, 1730

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 290 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius