What Happened on March 12, 1862

Historical Events

  • 24th Grand National: Harry Lamplugh wins aboard The Huntsman; first French trained winner; only human fatality recorded in the event, jockey Joe Wynne

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Delano, American nurse and educator (Red Cross Nursing Service during WWI), born in Montour Falls, New York (d. 1919)
Born in 1862
1862 Highlights

About March 12, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces