Significant events that happened (or will happen) on January 12.
- 1895 – The Charlottesville City & Suburban Railway Company begins operating the first electric streetcar 
- Web. In the City and County, Staff Reports, Daily Progress Digitized Microfilm, Lindsay family, January 12, 1895, retrieved December 25, 2016 from University of Virginia Library. Print. January 12, 1895 page 1.