On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1892

Historical Events

  • George C Blickensderfer patents portable typewriter

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Dodds, American early jazz clarinetist, born in Waveland, Mississippi (d. 1940)
1892 Highlights

About April 12, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries