July 12, 1817 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st flower show held (Dannybrook, County Cork, Ireland)

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Henry David Thoreau, American naturalist and pacifist (Walden Pond), born in Concord, Massachusetts (d. 1862)

Naturalist/Pacifist Henry David Thoreau
Naturalist/Pacifist
Henry David Thoreau