On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1901

Historical Events

  • Boer general Kritzinger driven out of Cape colony

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Erik Nordenskiƶld, Finnish-Swedish explorer and mineralogist, dies at 68
1901 Highlights

About August 12, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo