On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1864

Famous Birthdays

  • George Washington Carver, African-American agricultural scientist (studied the peanut), born in Diamond Grove, Missouri [or Jan 10] (d. 1934)
1864 Highlights

About July 12, 1864

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer