On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1872

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMichael Joseph Savage

Michael Joseph Savage, Australian-born New Zealand politician and first Labour Prime Minister of New Zealand (1935-40), born in Tatong, Australia (d. 1940)

New Zealand Prime Minister Michael Joseph Savage
New Zealand Prime Minister
Michael Joseph Savage
  • Mikulas Moyzes, Slovak composer, born in Zvolensk√° Slatina, Slovakia (d. 1944)
1872 Highlights

About December 6, 1872

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius