On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1813

Historical Events


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Robert Southey is appointed British Poet Laureate by King George III

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III

1813 Highlights

About August 12, 1813

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 207 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo