On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1894

Historical Events

Coca-Cola Sold in Bottles

Coca-Cola is sold in bottles for the first time in a candy store in Vicksburg, Mississippi

  • Pittsburgh issues free season tickets for ladies on Tuesday & Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Illarion Pryanishnikov, Russian painter (b. 1840)
1894 Highlights

About March 12, 1894

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces