On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1872

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Religious leader Brigham Young (71) weds his fifty-fifth wife Hannah Tapfield in Salt Lake City, Utah

Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church Brigham Young
Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church
Brigham Young

1872 Highlights

About December 8, 1872

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius