On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1864

Famous Birthdays

  • Sidney Homer, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1953)
  • Willoughby Hamilton, Irish tennis player (Wimbledon 1890), born in Monasterevin, Kildare (d. 1943)
1864 Highlights

About December 9, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius