On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1894

Historical Events

  • British & Belgian secret accord on dividing Central Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco Craveiro Lopes, 12th President of Portugal (1951-58), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1964)
  • Fred Barratt, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests, 5 wickets; Nottinghamshire), born in Annesley, England (d. 1947)
1894 Highlights

About April 12, 1894

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries