On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1872

Famous Deaths

  • Zeng Guofan, Chinese statesman, military general and Confucian scholar of the late Qing dynasty, dies at 60
1872 Highlights

About March 12, 1872

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces