On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1884

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Arthur Swinnerton, English novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
1884 Highlights

About August 12, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo