On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1778

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJoseph Grimaldi

Joseph Grimaldi, English pantomimist and the "greatest clown in history", born in London (d. 1837)

Greatest Clown in History Joseph Grimaldi
Greatest Clown in History
Joseph Grimaldi

1778 Highlights

About December 18, 1778

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius