On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Fausto Agnelli, Swiss painter, born in Lugano, Switzerland (d. 1944)

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Arnold Heise, Danish composer (Drot og Marsk (King and Marshal)), dies at 49
1879 Highlights

About September 12, 1879

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo