On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1818

Historical Events

  • 1st known Christmas carol ("Silent Night, Holy Night" - "Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht) sung (Austria)
  • Handel's Messiah, premieres in the US in Boston
1818 Highlights

About December 25, 1818

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn