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What Happened on July 12, 1814

Famous Deaths


Person of interestWilliam Howe

William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe, British Military Leader (commander of British forces in the American Revolutionary War), dies at 84

Military Leader William Howe
Military Leader
William Howe

1814 Highlights

About July 12, 1814

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 206 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer