On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1901

Historical Events

  • US President McKinley visits San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Hyam Greenbaum, British violinist, composer and conductor of the 1st TV orchestra (BBC), born in England (d. 1942)
1901 Highlights

About May 12, 1901

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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