On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1908

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Bernard Shaw's "Getting Married" premieres in London

  • Wireless Radio Broadcasting is patented by Nathan B Stubblefield

Famous Deaths

  • Melesio Morales, Mexican composer, dies at 69
1908 Highlights

About May 12, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus