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What Happened on December 29, 1806

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Dibdin's pantomime "Harlequin and Mother Goose" starring Joseph Grimaldi, in his most famous clown performance, opens at the Covent Garden Theatre, London

Greatest Clown in History Joseph Grimaldi
Greatest Clown in History
Joseph Grimaldi

1806 Highlights

About December 29, 1806

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 213 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn