On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1805

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJoseph Smith

Joseph Smith Jr, American founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, born in Sharon, Vermont (d. 1844)

Religious Leader Joseph Smith
Religious Leader
Joseph Smith

Famous Deaths

  • Pehr Osbeck, Swedish explorer and naturalist (b. 1723)
1805 Highlights

About December 23, 1805

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 214 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn