On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1791

Historical Events

  • Britain's Observer, oldest Sunday newspaper in the world, first published

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Gottlob Topfer, German composer, born in Niederro├čla (d. 1870)
1791 Highlights

About December 4, 1791

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius