On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1760

Historical Events

  • Jupiter Hammon, an African American slave, composes poetry broadside "An Evening Thought" (1st poetry published by an African American 1761)
1760 Highlights

About December 25, 1760

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 261 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn