On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1730

Historical Events

  • Lorenzo Corsini chosen as Pope Clemens XII

Famous Birthdays

  • Josiah Wedgwood, English pottery designer and manufacturer (Wedgwood), born in Burslem, Staffordshire, England (d. 1795)
1730 Highlights

About July 12, 1730

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 291 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer