On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Cantinflas [Mario Moreno], Mexican actor (Around World in 80 Days, Pepe), born in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Jozef Israels, painter, dies
  • Petrus H Hugenholtz, Dutch reformist vicar (Levenslicht), dies at 79
1911 Highlights

About August 12, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo