On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1812

Famous Deaths

  • Joanna Southcott, an English self-described religious prophetess.
  • Shneur Zalman of Liadi, Lithuanian rabbi and founder of Chabad Hasidism (b. 1745)
1812 Highlights

About December 27, 1812

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 207 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn