On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1741

Famous Deaths

  • Vitus Bering, Danish navigator and explorer (explored Bering Strait and Alaska coast), dies after being shipwrecked at 60
1741 Highlights

About December 19, 1741

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius