What Happened on December 12, 1874

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Hawaiian King David Kalakaua is 1st king to visit the US as guest of Ulysses S. Grant at 1st US state dinner at the White House

Famous Birthdays

  • Volter Kilpi, Finnish writer (Alastalon salissa), born in Kustavi, Finland (d. 1939)
Born in 1874
1874 Highlights

About December 12, 1874

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius