On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1898

Historical Events

  • Jean-Baptiste Marchand hoists French flag in Fashoda, Sudan

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Voulet, French captain/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
1898 Highlights

About July 12, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer