What Happened on May 12, 1900

Historical Events

  • Boer attack under Sarel Eloff, about 70 killed
  • Lord Roberts' British forces occupy Crown city during Boer War

Famous Birthdays

  • Helene Weigel, Austrian-German actress (Metropolis, Mutter Courage), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1971)
Born in 1900

About May 12, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus