On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1712

Famous Birthdays

  • William Shippen, American physician and delegate to the Continental Congress, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1801)
1712 Highlights

About October 12, 1712

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 308 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra