What Happened on August 12, 1884

Historical Events

  • Bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Swinnerton, English novelist and critic (Summer Storm, Sanctuary), born in London, England (d. 1982)
Born in 1884
1884 Highlights

About August 12, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo