What Happened on April 12, 1908

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Fire makes 17,000 homeless in Chelsea, Massachusetts

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Lleras Restrepo, president of Colombia
  • John T Hughes, Bishop to Forces
  • Robert Lee Scott, Jr., American Air Force pilot (d. 2006)
  • Virginia Cherrill, American actress (Lake Extra, Brat, City Lights, Delicious), born in Santa Barbara, California (d. 1996)