What Happened on February 11, 1812

Historical Events

  • Massachusetts Governor Elbridge Gerry signs a redistricting bill - first "gerrymander"

Famous Birthdays

Alexander H. StephensAlexander H. Stephens (1812-1883)

American Vice President of the Confederate States (1861-65), born in Crawfordville, Georgia

  • Benjamin Franklin Sands, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1883)
Born in 1812
1812 Highlights

About February 11, 1812

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius