On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1834

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? 186 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn