On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1831

Historical Events

  • "Spirit of the Times" begins publishing in New York City, the premier sports journal of the 19th century

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Conze, German archaeologist, born in Hanover, Germany (d. 1914)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Johann Seebeck, German physicist (Seebeck effect), dies at 61
1831 Highlights

About December 10, 1831

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 188 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius