March 12, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • A German submarine sinks an unamred US merchant ship, the 'Algonquin' on the same day that US President Wilson gives executive order to arm US merchant ships
  • Stalin, Kamenev & Muranov arrives in Petrograd/St Petersburg
  • [OS Feb 27] Russian Duma sets up the Provisional Committee; Soviets form Executive Committee

Birthdays in History

  • Tom Normanton, British MP