On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1895

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • William C. Lee, U.S. Army general (d. 1948)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Eustace McCulloch, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 78
  • John H. Balsley, American carpenter and inventor (a practical folding wooden stepladder), dies at 71