On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1833

Historical Events

  • The town of Chicago is incorporated (population 350)

Famous Birthdays

  • William Price Sanders, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Frankfort, Kentucky (d. 1863)
1833 Highlights

About August 12, 1833

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 188 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo