On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1785

Famous Deaths

  • Johan Herman Wessel, Norwegian poet (b. 1742)
  • Johann Heinrich Rolle, composer, dies at 69
1785 Highlights

About December 29, 1785

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 234 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn