On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1792

Historical Events

  • Toilet that flushes itself at regular intervals is patented

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Simon Favart, French dramatist, dies at 81
1792 Highlights

About May 12, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus