On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1890

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cecil Rhodes' colonists found Fort Salisbury (now Harare, Zimbabwe)

British Businessman and Imperialist Politician Cecil Rhodes
British Businessman and Imperialist Politician
Cecil Rhodes

Famous Birthdays

  • Guido Guerrini, Italian composer, born in Faenza, Italy (d. 1965)
1890 Highlights

About September 12, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo