On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1872

Famous Weddings

Brigham Young

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

1872 Highlights

About December 8, 1872

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius