On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1838

Famous Birthdays

  • Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), born in Berlin (d. 1915)
  • John Labatt, Canadian brewer and businessman (Labatt Brewing Company), born in Westminster Township (d. 1915)
  • Whitney Eugene Thayer, American composer, born in Mendon, Massachusetts (d. 1889)
1838 Highlights

About December 11, 1838

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius