On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1795

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestLeopold von Ranke

Leopold von Ranke, German historian who founded the modern concept of source-based history, born in Wiehe, Saxony, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1886)

1795 Highlights

About December 21, 1795

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius