On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1834

Article: Business a Rocky Road for Hansom Cab Pioneer

Historical Events

  • Joseph Hansom of London receives patent for Hansom cabs

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Malthus, British economist and demographer (Law of Malthus), dies of heart disease at 68
1834 Highlights

About December 23, 1834

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn