On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Amedeo Modigliani, Italian painter and sculptor (Reclining Nude), born in Livorno, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1920)
  • Louis B. Mayer, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM), born in Minsk, Russian Empire (d. 1957)
1884 Highlights

About July 12, 1884

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 137 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer