On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1812

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Russell, English pianist & composer, born in Sheerness, United Kingdom (d. 1900)
  • Karl Eduard Zachariae, German jurist, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1894)
1812 Highlights

About December 24, 1812

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn