December 6, 1833 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

HMS Beagle and Charles Darwin depart Rio de la Plata

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

Birthdays in History


Person of interestJohn Singleton Mosby

John S. Mosby, Confederate army cavalry battalion commander in the American Civil War, born in Powhatan County, Virginia (d. 1916)

The Gray Ghost John Singleton Mosby
The Gray Ghost
John Singleton Mosby