## Famous Birthdays

- Jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (proved the prime number theorem), born in Versailles, France (d. 1963)

### Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius, Finnish composer (Valse Triste, Finlandia), born in Tavastehus, Finland (d. 1957)

1865 Highlights

## About December 8, 1865

**Day of the Week:** Friday**How Long Ago?** 155 years, 11 months and 21 days

**Leap Year:** No

**Star Sign: Sagittarius**