On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1805

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf Reubke, German organ builder, born in Halberstadt, Germany (d. 1875)

Person of interestJean Eugène Robert-Houdin

Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, French magician and father of modern magic, born in Blois, France (d. 1861)


1805 Highlights

About December 6, 1805

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 214 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius