On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1791

Historical Events

  • Bank of North America opens at Carpenter's Hall, Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Marie-Louise of Austria, Duchess of Parma and second wife of Napoleon, born in Hofburg, Vienna, Austria (d. 1847)
1791 Highlights

About December 12, 1791

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius