On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1792

Historical Events

Mutiny on the Bounty

Court martial begins for instigators of the mutiny on the Bounty on board HMS Duke in Portsmouth harbour, presided over by Vice-Admiral Samuel Hood

1792 Highlights

About September 12, 1792

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 229 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo