On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1776

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Washington crosses Delaware, surprises and defeats 1,400 Hessians

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington

1776 Highlights

About December 25, 1776

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 244 years and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn