On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1777

Famous Deaths

  • Albrecht von Haller, Swiss experimental physiologist, biologist and author (Acadamy of Science), dies at 69
  • Reverend Benjamin Russen, executed at Tyburn England for rape
1777 Highlights

About December 12, 1777

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius