On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1908

Historical Events


Historic InventionModel T

Henry Ford's company builds the first Model T car

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The 1910 Model T Ford
The 1910 Model T Ford
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Famous Birthdays

  • Lord Renton, QC/British government minister
1908 Highlights

About August 12, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo