On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • C. F. E. Horneman, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1906)
1840 Highlights

About December 17, 1840

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius