On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1839

Famous Birthdays

  • Redvers Buller, English general and recipient of the Victoria Cross, born in Crediton, Devon (d. 1908)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Matyas Nepomuk August Vitasek, composer, dies at 69
1839 Highlights

About December 7, 1839

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius