On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1789

Famous Deaths


Person of interestEthan Allen

Ethan Allen, American Revolutionary War patriot (lead the Green Mountain Boys), dies of an apoplectic fit at 51

American Revolutionary War Patriot Ethan Allen
American Revolutionary War Patriot
Ethan Allen

1789 Highlights

About February 12, 1789

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 231 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius