What Happened on October 12, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Myers, British WWII soldier and engineer, born in Kensington, London (d. 1997)
  • Joe Cronin, American baseball shortstop (Pirates, Red Sox, Senators, MVP 1930, AL Pres), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1984)
  • Willy Hess, Swiss musicologist, composer and famous Beethoven scholar, born in Winterthur, Switzerland (d. 1997)