On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1907

Famous Birthdays

  • James Herbert Lloyd Morrell, bishop
  • Joe Besser, American actor and comedian (The Three Stooges, Let's Make Love, Africa Screams), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1988)
  • Miguel Torga [Adolfo Correia da Rocha], Portuguese writer (O Quarto Dia da Criação do Mundo), born in São Martinho de Anta, Portugal (d. 1995)
1907 Highlights

About August 12, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo