On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1912

Historical Events

  • 1st exhibition baseball game at Fenway Park (Red Sox vs Harvard)

Famous Birthdays

  • Lew Kopelew, Russian author, born in Kiev, Russian Empire (d. 1997)
  • Wilson Charles Geoffrey Baldwin, hero, born in Tendring, Essex (d. 1994)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Detective writer Erle Stanley Gardner (22) weds Natalie Talbert

Detective Writer Erle Stanley Gardner
Detective Writer
Erle Stanley Gardner
1912 Highlights

About April 9, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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