On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1912

Historical Events

  • 108°F (42°C), Tuguegarao, Philippines (Oceania record)

Theater Premiere

Frank Wedekind's play "Tod und Teufel" premieres in Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Italo Valenti, Italian sculptor, born in Milan (d. 1995)
  • Richard Carlson, American actor (All I Desire, Flat Top, Valley of Gwangi), born in Albert Lea, Minnesota (d. 1977)
  • Terence de Vere White, Irish novelist (An Affair with the Moon), born in Dublin (d. 1994)
1912 Highlights

About April 29, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus