On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1852

Historical Events

  • 1st Hawaiian cavalry organized

Famous Birthdays

  • Herbert Beerbohm Tree, British actor and theatre manager (King John, Trilby), born in Kensington, London (d. 1917)
1852 Highlights

About December 17, 1852

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius