On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1861

Historical Events

  • Skirmish at Texas - rebels are attacked by Apache Indians

Famous Deaths

  • Eliphalet Remington, American firearms manufacturer (Remington Arms Co., L.L.C.), dies at 67
1861 Highlights

About August 12, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo