On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1847

Famous Birthdays

  • Augusta Holmes, Irish-French pianist and composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1903)
1847 Highlights

About December 16, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius