On This Day

December 1767 in History

Events in History

  • Dec 28 King Taksin crowned King of Thailand and establishes Thonburi as his capital

Deaths in History

  • Dec 1 Henry Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan, British Freemason
  • Dec 9 Benedetto Alfieri, Italian architect (San Giovanni Battista), dies
  • Dec 22 John Newberry, English publisher, dies