December 23, 1823
A Well-Known Christmas Poem is Published!
Back in 1823, the poem “Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas” was published anonymously in the Troy (N.Y.) Sentinel.
The verse, more popularly known as “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas,” was later attributed to Clement C. Moore.
Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo.ca/Image: HistorysQuee.Tumblr.com