On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, composer, born in Venice, Italy
  • Jack London, American writer/socialist (Call of the Wild), born in San Francisco (d. 1916)
1876 Highlights

About January 12, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn