What Happened on April 8, 1912

Historical Events

  • Steamers collide on the Nile, drowning 200

Famous Birthdays

  • Alois Brunner, Austrian Nazi, assistant to Adolf Eichmann (convicted in absentia for crimes against humanity), born in Nádkút, Austria-Hungary (d. c. 2010)

Sonja HenieSonja Henie (1912-1969)

Norwegian figure skater (Olympic gold 1928, 32, 36), and actress (My Lucky Star), born in Oslo, Norway

Born in 1912
1912 Highlights

About April 8, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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