On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1795

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques-François Gallay, French horn player and composer, born in Perpignan, France (d. 1864)
  • Peter Andreas Hansen, Danish-German astronomer (Hansen hypothesis), born in Tønder, Schleswig, Denmark (d. 1874)
1795 Highlights

About December 8, 1795

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius