On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 343 AD

Famous Deaths

Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicholas [Nikolaos of Myra], Greek Bishop who became the model for Santa Claus, dies at 73 traditional date of death

List of Years

About December 6, 343 AD

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 1678 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris