On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1896

Historical Events

  • 1st X-ray photo in US (Dr Henry Smith, Davidson NC)

Famous Birthdays

  • David Wechsler, American psychologist (d. 1981)
1896 Highlights

About January 12, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn