On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1867

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Trumble, Australian cricket spin bowler and captain (32 Tests, 141 wickets; 2 x Test hat-tricks), born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 1938)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich William Eduard Gerhard, German archaeologist (b. 1795)
1867 Highlights

About May 12, 1867

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus