On This Day

December 1841 in History

Events in History

  • Dec 29 King and Grand Duke Willem II installs Order of Eikenkroon
  • Dec 31 Alabama becomes 1st state to license dental surgeons

Birthdays in History

  • Dec 5 Marcus Daly, Irish-American mining tycoon, born in Ballyjamesduff, Ulster, Ireland (d. 1900)
  • Dec 6 Frédéric Bazille, French painter, born in Montpellier, Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France (d. 1870)
  • Dec 20 Ferdinand Buisson, French academic & pacifist (Nobel Peace Prize 1927), born in Paris, France (d. 1932)