What Happened on May 12, 1797

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

First Coalition: Napoleon I of France conquers Venice

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte
  • Nore Mutiny: British Royal Navy sailors mutiny on the Thames, England and blockade London

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Hermann Kufferath, composer