On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Lunt, American Broadway actor (The Guardsman, Sally of the Sawdust), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1977)
  • Howard Smith, American actor (Kiss of Death, Call Northside 777), born in Attleboro, Massachusetts (d. 1968)
1893 Highlights

About August 12, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo