Historical Events in December 1846

  • Dec 5 C F Schoenbein obtains patent for cellulose nitrate explosive

Music History

Dec 6 Hector Berlioz's dramatic oratorio "La Damnation de Faust" by Hector Berlioz at the Opéra-Comique, Paris

  • Dec 28 Iowa becomes 29th state of the United States of America