This article is about the year 1812. For the overture by Tchaikovsky, see 1812 Overture;

Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1780s  1790s  1800s  - 1810s -  1820s  1830s  1840s

Years: 1809 1810 1811 - 1812 - 1813 1814 1815
1812 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology - Architecture -
Art - Literature (Poetry) - Music - Science
Sports - Rail Transport
Countries:     Australia - Canada - France - Germany - Ireland - Mexico - New Zealand - Norway - South Africa - UK - USA
Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
Births - Marriages - Deaths

For the 2001 Black Sea crash, see: Flight 1812.

Year 1812 (MDCCCXII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1812Edit

January - MarchEdit

April - JuneEdit

July - SeptemberEdit

Raevsky battery

Raevsky Battery in the Battle of Borodino.

October - DecemberEdit


Ongoing eventsEdit


1812 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1812

Ab urbe condita 2565
Armenian calendar 1261
Bahá'í calendar -32 – -31
Buddhist calendar 2356
Coptic calendar 1528 – 1529
Ethiopian calendar 1804 – 1805
Hebrew calendar 5572 5573
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1867 – 1868
 - Shaka Samvat 1734 – 1735
 - Kali Yuga 4913 – 4914
Holocene calendar 11812
Iranian calendar 1190 – 1191
Islamic calendar 1226 – 1227
Japanese calendar Bunka 9

(文化 9年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2472
Julian calendar 1857
Korean calendar 4145
Thai solar calendar 2355

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1812 births.


January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1812 deaths.

People of the year 1812 at Familypedia

214 people were born in 1812

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
Chas Abraham (1812-1874)Hans Abraham (1790-1870)Jenna Abraham (1791-1868)
Sophia Adair (1812-1877)Thomas Adair (1774-1858)Rebecca Brown (1776-1846)
Barnabas Lathrop Adams (1812-1869)Joshua Adams (1780-1863)Elizabeth Chipman (1786-1856)
William Jefferson Adams (1812-1888)John Adams (1779-1851)Dolly Stuart (1782-1861)
Horace Martin Alexander (1812-1881)James Alexander (1769-c1841)Frances Ehart (1772-)
William Alexander (1812-1886)
Dougal McKellar Allott (1812-1901)Joshua Allott (1766-1852)Elizabeth Murray (1783-1870)
Thomas Coffin Amory (1812-1889)Jonathan Amory (1770-1828)Mehetable Sullivan (1772-1847)
William Amos (1812-1895)John Amos (1775)Rachel Bennett (1773)
John Anlezark (1812-1889)Thomas Ainsworth Anlezark (1771-1834)Ann Starmer (1767-1825)
Thomas Gold Appleton (1812-1884)Nathan Appleton (1779-1861)Maria Theresa Gold (1786-1833)
William Apps (c1812-1886)
James Arbon (1812-1871)James Arbon (1780-1864)Elizabeth Newman (1787-1868)
Eliza Arbuthnot (1812-1830)William Arbuthnot (1781-1852)Mary Howell (1782-1854)
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127 children were born to the 81 women born in 1812

112 people died in 1812

 FatherMotherAge at death
Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Joseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)77
William Adair (c1718-1812)Thomas Adair (c1680-c1740)94
Louisa Catherine Adams (1811-1812)John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)Louisa Catherine Johnson (1775-1852)
Thomas Adams (1725-1812)Thomas Adams (1688-1763)Mary Ellis (1691-1778)87
Persis Allen (1736-1812)Obadiah Allen (1694-1781)Susanah Pratt (1693-1740)76
Thomas Coffin Amory (1767-1812)Thomas Amory (1722-1784)Elizabeth Coffin (1741-1822)45
Marijtje Appelman (1752-1812)Gerrit Appelman (1705-1781)Willempje aan de Noorderdijk (c1714-1753)
Neeltje Appelman (1739-1812)Gerrit Appelman (1705-1781)Willempje aan de Noorderdijk (c1714-1753)
Viktor II. Karl Friedrich von Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym (1767-1812)Karl Ludwig von Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym (1723-1806)Amalie Eleonore zu Solms-Braunfels (1734-1811)45
Symon Maartensz Bakker (1761-1812)Maarten Dirksz Bakker (1727-1790)Trijntje Louris Been (1726-1791)51
Lydia Baldwin (1740-1812)Thomas Baldwin (1701-1776)Anne Bingham (1706-1790)72
James Ballou (1723-1812)James Ballou (1684-1764)Catherine Arnold (1690-1776)89
Baltus Baltus (1757-1812)Cornelis Baltus (1720-?)Jannetje Jans Tamis (?-?)55
Asa Barnes (1756-1812)Frederick Barnes (1727-1778)Mary Howe (1727-1813)56
Mary Beauclerk (1743-1812)Vere Beauclerk (1699-1781)Mary Chambers (bef1721-1783)69
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8987 people lived in 1812

Adrianus Aalders (c1779-1861)Hendrik AaldersMaria van den Spek
Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Johannes Aangeenbrug (1773)Trijntje Johannesdr de Graaff (c1777)
Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Pieter Aarts (c1750-)Hendrina van den Eijnden (c1750-)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)
Jean-Luc Abbadie (1795-1840)
Abigail Abbe (1767-1851)John Abbe (1743-1832)Abial Averill (1738-1832)
Cornelia Ariens Abbenes (1795-1858)Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806)Antje Jacobs Krijnen (c1757-1814)
Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Benjamin Abbot (1770-1823)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Abigail Abbot (1699-1753)
Elizabeth Abbot (1798-1823)Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Elizabeth Abbot (1766-1853)
Elizabeth Abbot (1766-1853)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
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Events of the year 1812 at FamilypediaEdit

119 people were married in 1812.

 Joined with
Platt Adams (1792-1887)Clarissa Dudley (1791-1857)+Jennie Eliza Montgomery (-1899)
Samuel Alden (1776-1855)Mariam Glazier (1778-1812) + Kezziah Blodgett (1784-)
Asa Ayers (c1790-1826)Olivia Vessells (c1795-c1865)
William Baker (1788-1863)Lydia Standen (1788-1853)
Jacob Bakker (1779-aft1823)Marijtje Leurs (c1790-1815) + Sijtje Kuiper (1799-aft1823)
Josiah Bartlett (1768-1838)Sarah Wingate (1769-1808) + Hannah Weeks (1778-1865)
Patty Bartlett (1795-1892)David Sessions (1790-1850) + Joseph Smith (1805-1844) + John Parry (1789-1868)
Esther Beckett (1798-1840)John Hendle (1789-1823)+George Tuckwell (1803-1831)+William Samuel James (1808-1878)
Mary Caroline Berkeley (1795-1873)Henry FitzRoy, 5th Duke of Grafton (1790-1863)
Kezziah Blodgett (1784-)Samuel Alden (1776-1855)
James Bloodworth (1790-1857)Maria Pantony Lee (1795-1895)
Anna Margaretha Borger (1790-1860)Johannes Blumenschein (1789-1852)
George Gaines Brewster (1770-1856)Dorcas Halt Conner (1776-1811) + Betsey Torr (1777-1841)
Mary Ann Brown (1798-1886)Zera Pulsipher (1789-1872)
Jacobus Brussé (1794-1860)Anna Lasschuit (c1787-1816)+Carolina van Schuik (c1792-1854)
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There were 0 military battles in 1812.

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