On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Cuny, French actor (La Dolce Vita, Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle), born in Saint-Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, France (d. 1994)
  • Ernest Burnelle, Belgian politician (Communist Party of Belgium (PCB)), born in Li├Ęge, Belgium (d. 1968)
  • Johan Franco, Dutch composer, born in Zaandam, Netherlands (d. 1988)

Milton Berle

Milton Berle 'Uncle Miltie', 'Mr Television', American comedian and TV host (Texaco Star Theater)n), born in NYC, New York (d. 2002)

  • Paul Runyan, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1934, 38), born in Hot Springs, Arkansas (d. 2002)
1908 Highlights

About July 12, 1908

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer