On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1865

Historical Events

  • Henry Highland Garnet becomes the 1st African American minister to preach to the US House of Representatives, he talks about the end of slavery

Famous Birthdays

  • Kazimierz P. Tetmajer, Polish writer and poet (Young Poland)
1865 Highlights

About February 12, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius