On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1845

Famous Birthdays

  • Amintore Galli, Italian composer, born in Perticara, Italy (d. 1919)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestElizabeth Fry

Elizabeth Fry, English prison reformer, social reformer and Quaker Minister, dies of a stroke at 65

English Social Reformer Elizabeth Fry
English Social Reformer
Elizabeth Fry

1845 Highlights

About October 12, 1845

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 175 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra