What Happened on December 8, 1863

Historical Events

  • 2,500 reported killed as result of fire at Jesuit Church of La Compana, Santiago, Chile

Event of Interest

Abraham Lincoln issues his Amnesty Proclamation and plan for Reconstruction of the South

About December 8, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius