On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1792

Famous Birthdays

  • Abraham Jacob van der Aa, Dutch lexicographer (Biographic Dictionary), born in Amsterdam (d. 1857)
  • William II, King of the Netherlands, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Duke of Limburg, born in Noordeinde Palace, The Hague, Dutch Republic (d. 1849)
1792 Highlights

About December 6, 1792

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 227 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius