On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1742

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Wilhelm Scheele, Swedish pharmacist and chemist (lemon acid), born in Stralsund, Swedish Pomerania (d. 1786)
1742 Highlights

About December 9, 1742

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius