On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1812

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Hirschboch, German composer
  • Sir James Wilson, Premier of Tasmania (d. 1880, also on 29 February)
1812 Highlights

About February 29, 1812

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces