On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1812

Historical Events

Great Fire of Moscow

Great Fire of Moscow begins as Napoleon approaches the city and retreating Russians burn it - fire continues to burn for five days

1812 Highlights

About September 14, 1812

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo