August 12, 1883 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • The last quagga (zebra subspecies) dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam.

Birthdays in History

  • Jan Schouten, Dutch co-founder (Daily Trouw)/chairman (ARP)

Deaths in History

  • Last Quagga, (zebra with less slashes), dies in Amsterdam zoo