On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcel Minnaert, Dutch astronomer, born in Bruges, Belgium (d. 1970)

Person of interestOmar Bradley

Omar Bradley, American WWII General (Invasion of Normandy) and 1st Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1949-53), born in Clark, Missouri (d. 1981)

US WWII General Omar Bradley
US WWII General
Omar Bradley

1893 Highlights

About February 12, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius