On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Paula von Preradović, Croatian-Austrian poet and writer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Dinah Craik, English writer (John Halifax, Gentleman), dies at 61
1887 Highlights

About October 12, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra