On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1791

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan D Zocher Jr., Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam)
  • Peter Cooper, American industrialist, inventor and philanthropist (Cooper Union, steam locomotive), born in NYC, New York (d. 1883)
1791 Highlights

About February 12, 1791

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 230 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius