April 12, 1898 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • US Army transfers Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco Bay to Navy

Birthdays in History

  • Grantley H Adams, Premier of Barbados (1953-58) and Prime Minister of the West Indies Federation (1958-62), born in St. Michael, British Windward Islands

Deaths in History

  • Elz√©ar-Alexandre Taschereau, Roman catholic archbishop of Quebec (b. 1820)