On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1890

Historical Events

  • First official County Cricket Championship match begins; Yorkshire beats Gloucestershire by 8 wickets at Bristol; James Cranston scores first century (101) in the competition
  • Louisiana legalizes prize fighting
1890 Highlights

About May 12, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus