On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1881

Historical Events

  • Andrew Watson makes his Scotland debut as the world's first black international football player and captain

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Webster Hoan, Wisc (Mayor-Socialist-Milwaukee)
  • Gunnar Nordström, Finnish physicist (d. 1923)
1881 Highlights

About March 12, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces