On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1898

Historical Events

  • Itō Hirobumi begins his third term as Prime Minister of Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jose Forns y Cuadras, composer
1898 Highlights

About January 12, 1898

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn