On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmond Audran, French composer, born in Lyon, France (d. 1901)
  • Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest and musicologist (Magister choralis), born in Mallersdorf-Pfaffenberg, Bavaria (d. 1910)
1840 Highlights

About April 12, 1840

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries