On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • (Mary Louise) "Texas" Guinan, American vaudeville singer, silent film actress, and speakeasy (saloon) proprietor, born in Waco, Texas (d. 1933)
  • Louis Horst, American dance choreographer and composer, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1964)
1884 Highlights

About January 12, 1884

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn