On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1885

Historical Events

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Batoche: Louis Riel and the Metis defeated by Frederick Middleton, leds to collapse of Provincial Government of Saskatchewan and surrender of Riel

Politician Louis Riel
Louis Riel

1885 Highlights

About May 12, 1885

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 135 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus