On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1761

Historical Events

  • Seven Years' War: After four-month siege, Russian army under Pyotr Rumyantsev takes Prussian fortress of Kolobrzeg (German: Kolberg).
1761 Highlights

About December 16, 1761

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 258 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius