On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy Harris, American composer (When Johnny Comes Marching Home: An American Overture), born near Chandler, Oklahoma (d. 1979)
  • Wallace Ford [Samuel Jones Grundy], British actor (Freaks, Harvey, Spellbound, Deputy), born in Bolton, Lancashire, England (d. 1966)
1898 Highlights

About February 12, 1898

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius