On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1788

Famous Birthdays

  • Johan Erik Nordblom, Swedish composer, born in Uppsala, Sweden (d. 1848)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Joseph Toeschi, German composer, dies at 56
  • Charles-Antoine Campion, Italian composer, dies at 67
1788 Highlights

About April 12, 1788

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries