On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1802

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Lewis, Welsh/American merchant/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 89
  • Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer, dies at 53
1802 Highlights

About December 31, 1802

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 217 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn