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, composer, dies at 49
1879 Highlights

About September 12, 1879

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo