On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1899

Historical Events

  • -47°F (-44°C), Camp Clarke, Nebraska (state record)
  • 1st 2-man team 6-day bicycle race in US begins, Madison Square Garden, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Huybrechts, Belgian composer, born in Dinant, Belgium (d. 1936)
1899 Highlights

About February 12, 1899

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius