On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1907

Historical Events

  • Britain grants responsible government to former colony of Transvaal

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergei Korolev, Soviet Russian rocket engineer & spacecraft designer (Sputnik; Voskhod), born in Zhytomyr, Russian Empire (now Ukraine) (d. 1966)
1907 Highlights

About January 12, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn