On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1912

Historical Events

  • Royal Flying Corps forms (later Royal Air Force)

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy Winsor, American producer (Search for Tomorrow, Love of Life), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Ishikawa Takuboku, Japanese author, dies at 26
1912 Highlights

About April 13, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries