On This Day

January 12, 1807 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Gunpowder-ship explodes in Leiden, Netherlands, 150 die

Birthdays in History

  • Jan T Beelen, Dutch/Belgian bible expert

Deaths in History

  • Adriaan Kluit, Dutch historian, dies at 71
  • Joan Lucaz, Dutch journalist and patriot, dies at 60
1807 in History