On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Saverys, Flemish painter (d. 1964)
  • Hermann Grabner, Austrian composer (Die Richterin), born in Graz, Austria (d. 1969)
  • Piotr F. Scharoff, Russian-Italian actor and director (Chechov), born (d. 1969)
1886 Highlights

About May 12, 1886

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 136 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus