On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1863

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf A Wolfschoon, Curacao, poet
  • Gabriele D'Annunzio, Italian poet, writer (Il fuoco, Intruder), playwright and military hero as part of the elite Arditi storm troops, born in Pescara, Italy (d. 1938)
  • Vladimir Vernadsky, Russian mineralogist (d. 1945)
1863 Highlights

About March 12, 1863

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces