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 Tetmajer, Polish writer and poet (Young Poland), born in Ludźmierz, Galicia (d. 1940)
Born in 1865
1865 Highlights

About February 12, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius