On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1843

Historical Events

  • Manila paper (made from sails, canvas and rope) patented in Massachusetts

Music History

Robert Schumann's "Das Paradies und die Peri" premieres in Leipzig

Composer Robert Schumann
Robert Schumann
1843 Highlights

About December 4, 1843

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius