On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1886

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 2nd British government of Salisbury forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, Swedish organist and composer, born in Stockholm (d. 1949)
  • Michel Brusselmans, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Horatio Seymour, American politician (18th Governor of New York), dies at 75