On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1840

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Napoleon Bonaparte receives a French state funeral in Paris 19 years after his death

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

1840 Highlights

About December 15, 1840

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius