What Happened on December 9, 1854

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Alfred Tennyson's poem "Charge of the Light Brigade" is published in "The Examiner"



Famous Birthdays

  • P. J. Hannikainen, Finnish composer, born in Nurmes, Finland (d. 1924)

Famous Deaths

  • Almeida Garrett, Portuguese writer (b. 1799)