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Birth of Mommsen

By November 30, 2013

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This Day in History: November 30

This month began with the death of Mommsen and ends with his birth. It was on this day in 1817 that the great German scholar Theodor Mommsen was born. He wrote authoritatively about ancient Rome, and in 1902 he won a Nobel Prize for Literature. Read more about Theodor Mommsen.



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