On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1910

Historical Events

  • Philadelphia Athletic's "Chief Bender" no-hits Cleveland Indians, 4-0

Conference meetingConference of Interest

Second NAACP conference (NYC)

Nurse and Social Activist Lillian Wald
Nurse and Social Activist
Lillian Wald

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles B. Fulton, American jurist (d. 1996)
  • Dorothy Crowfoot-Hodgkin, British biochemist (penicillin/B12/Nobel 1964), born in Cairo (d. 1994)
  • Gordon Jenkins, American arranger and orchestra leader (Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra), born in Webster Groves, Missouri (d. 1984)
1910 Highlights

About May 12, 1910

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus