On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1806

Famous Birthdays

  • Amos Beebe Eaton, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Catskill, New York (d. 1877)
  • Johan Vilhelm Snellman, Finnish journalist, statesman and nationalist, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1881)
1806 Highlights

About May 12, 1806

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus