On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1799

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Taglichsbeck, German violinist & composer, born in Ansbach, Germany (d. 1867)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-François Marmontel, French historian and writer, dies at 76
1799 Highlights

About December 31, 1799

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 220 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn