On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1900

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The first modern submarine is commissioned by the U.S. Navy as the USS Holland, named for its designer John Philip Holland


1900 Highlights

About October 12, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra