On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1901

Historical Events

Radio Premiere

Guglielmo Marconi sends the first transatlantic radio signal, from Poldhu in Cornwall to Newfoundland, Canada

1901 Highlights

About December 12, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius