On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Cec Dixon, South African cricket fast-medium bowler (1 Test; 3 wickets; Transvaal), born in Potchefstroom, South Africa (d. 1969)
  • Maurice Yvain, French operetta composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1965)
  • Max Terhune, American actor (Arizona Stagecoach, Hit the Saddle, Range Justice), born in Franklin, Indiana (d. 1973)
1891 Highlights

About February 12, 1891

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius