On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1812

Historical Events

  • The USS Constitution under the command of Captain William Bainbridge, captures the HMS Java off the coast of Brazil after a three hour battle
1812 Highlights

About December 29, 1812

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn