On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1842

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJules Massenet

Jules Massenet, French composer (Manon, Le Cid), born in Montaud, France (d. 1912)

Composer Jules Massenet
Jules Massenet

1842 Highlights

About May 12, 1842

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus