On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Hopman, Australian tennis player, coach (Davis Cup captain 1939-67, won 16), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 1985)
  • Tedd Pierce, American animator (d. 1972)
1906 Highlights

About August 12, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo