What Happened on July 12, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The Bisbee Deportation occurs as vigilantes kidnap and deport nearly 1,300 striking miners and others from Bisbee, Arizona.

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Wyeth, Chadds Ford Pa, painter (Christina's World)

Famous Deaths

  • Fournier, Swiss/French postage stamp merchant/forger, dies