On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1852

Historical Events

Election of Interest

George Hamilton-Gordon becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after the downfall of the Conservative government of Edward Smith-Stanley

Famous Birthdays

  • Gaetano Coronaro, Italian conductor, pedagogue, and composer (La Creola), born in Vicenza, Austrian Empire (now Italy) (d. 1908)
1852 Highlights

About December 18, 1852

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius