On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Ahearn, Irish-American athlete (men's triple jump WR 15.52m 1911-24), born in Athea, Ireland (d. 1942)
  • Heinrich Neuhaus, Soviet pianist (The Art of Piano Playing), born in Elisavetgrad, Russian Empire (d. 1964)
1888 Highlights

About April 12, 1888

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 133 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries