On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1799

Famous Deaths

  • František Xaver Dušek, Czech composer, dies at 67
  • Lazzaro Spallanzani, Italian biologist (b. 1729)
1799 Highlights

About February 12, 1799

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius