On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1783

Historical Events

  • First execution at Newgate Jail in London (now the site of the Central Criminal Court aka the Old Bailey), relocated from Tyburn (now the site of Marble Arch)
1783 Highlights

About December 9, 1783

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 238 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius