On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Dumfries, Virginia
  • Naval Engagement at Yazoo River, MS (USS CAIRO torpedoed)
1862 Highlights

About December 12, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius