On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1907

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: Chicago Cubs beat Detroit Tigers, 2-0 at Bennett Park for 4-0-1 series victory; Cubs' first Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Wolfgang Fortner, German composer, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1987)
1907 Highlights

About October 12, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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