On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1886

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

W. G. Grace made his highest Test Cricket score, v Aust, The Oval

Cricketer W. G. Grace
W. G. Grace

Famous Birthdays

  • Sir Keith Murdoch, Australian journalist and newspaper owner (d. 1952)
1886 Highlights

About August 12, 1886

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo