On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1769

Historical Events

  • Dartmouth College in New Hampshire receives its charter

Famous Deaths

  • Christian F├╝rchtegott Gellert, German poet and novelist (Fables & Tales), dies at 54
1769 Highlights

About December 13, 1769

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 252 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius