What Happened on December 14, 1873

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Marie-Alphonse-Nicolas-Joseph Jongen, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Keith, Scottish-Canadian politician (4th Mayor of Halifax) and brewer (founder of the Alexander Keith's Nova Scotia Brewery), dies at 78
  • J Louis R Agassiz, Swiss geologist/paleo-biologist), dies