On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1872

Historical Events

  • Yohannes IV is crowned Emperor of Ethiopia in Axum, 1st imperial coronation in Axum in over 200 years
1872 Highlights

About January 12, 1872

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn