On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Manuel Blancafort, composer
  • Otto (von) Struve, German/US dir (Yerkes/MacDonald observatory)
  • Ramon Gonzalez Barron, composer
1897 Highlights

About August 12, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo