On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1817

Famous Deaths

Charles Messier

Charles Messier, French astronomer (cataloguer of "M objects"), dies at 86

1817 Highlights

About April 12, 1817

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries