May 12, 1897 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1800-1900 year old fossil of "girl of Yde" found in Drente, Netherlands
  • Battle at Thessalie: Turkish army beats Greece

Deaths in History

  • Ulrika "Minna" Cant-Johnstown, Finnish playwright, dies at 53
  • Willem Roelofs, painter/lithographer, dies