On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • Jakob Jud, Swiss linguist/etymologist
  • Milton Sills, American actor (The Sea Hawk), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1930)
1882 Highlights

About January 12, 1882

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn