On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1812

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Hoe, American inventor and industrialist, born in NYC, New York (d. 1886)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Revolutionary leader Jose de San Martin (33) weds María de los Remedios de Escalada at Buenos Aires Cathedral in Argentina

Revolutionary Leader José de San Martín
Revolutionary Leader
José de San Martín

Famous Deaths

  • Pyotr I Bagration, Georgian/Russian ruler/general, dies in battle
1812 Highlights

About September 12, 1812

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo