On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1816

Famous Birthdays

  • August Belmont, Prussian-American financier and diplomat (U.S. Minister to the Netherlands 1853-57), born in Alzey, Hesse, Germany (d. 1890)
1816 Highlights

About December 8, 1816

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius