On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1816

Historical Events

  • The Treaty of St. Louis is proclaimed.

Famous Weddings

  • English Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (24) marries 2nd wife writer "Frankenstein" Mary Godwin (19) and daughter of early feminist writer Mary Wollstonecraft
1816 Highlights

About December 30, 1816

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn