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What Happened on September 12, 1818

Famous Birthdays

Richard Jordan Gatling

Richard Jordan Gatling, American inventor famous for the Gatling Gun, the 1st hand-cranked machine gun, born in Hertford County, North Carolina (d. 1903)

1818 Highlights

About September 12, 1818

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo