On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1787

Historical Events

Bill of Rights

American statesman George Mason suggests the addition of a Bill of Rights to the Constitution modeled on previous state declarations, but the motion is defeated

1787 Highlights

About September 12, 1787

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 234 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo