On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1879

Historical Events

  • Agricultural and industrial tariffs are introduced in Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Han Yong-woon, Korean Buddhist reformer and poet, born in Yucheon, Hongseong, South Korea (d. 1944)
1879 Highlights

About July 12, 1879

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer