July 12, 1863 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • In New Zealand, British forces invade Waikato, home of the Maori King Movement, beginning a new phase of the wars between Maori and Colonial British

Birthdays in History

  • Albert Calmette, French physician (d. 1933)
  • Paul Karl Ludwig Drude, German physicist (d. 1906)