On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1884

Famous Deaths

  • [Friedrich] Bedřich Smetana, Czech composer (The Bartered Bride; Má Vlast; Moldau), dies at 60
1884 Highlights

About May 12, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus