On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1836

Historical Events

  • Battle of Wetumka, Fla

Event of interestEvent of Interest

HMS Beagle with Charles Darwin reaches Sydney, Australia

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin
1836 Highlights

About January 12, 1836

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn