On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1865

Famous Birthdays

  • Frans "Sas" van Aerschot, Flemish operetta actor (Paljas), born (d. 1939)

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth Gaskell, English novelist (b. 1810)
  • Preston King, U.S. Senator from New York (1857-63), dies at 59
1865 Highlights

About November 12, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio