What Happened on August 12, 1898

Historical Events

  • Hawaii is formally annexed to US
  • Peace protocol ends Spanish–American War, signed

Famous Birthdays

  • Oscar Homolka, Hungarian actor (Sabotage, The Seven Year Itch, Ball of Fire, I Remember Mama), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1978)
Born in 1898

About August 12, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo