On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret Scriven, English tennis player (French C'ships 1933-34), born in Leeds, West Yorkshire (d. 2001)
  • Samuel Fuller, American screenwriter and director (Shock Corridor, The Big Red One), born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1997)
1912 Highlights

About August 12, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo