On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1768

Historical Events

  • 1st edition of "Encyclopedia Brittanica" published in Scotland

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Baptist Henneberg, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1822)
1768 Highlights

About December 6, 1768

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 251 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius