On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1832

Historical Events

  • The ballet La Sylphide first premieres at the OpĂ©ra de Paris.

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Boycott, Irish estate manager/caused boycotts

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Kuhlau, German-Danish opera composer, dies at 45
1832 Highlights

About March 12, 1832

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 188 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces