What Happened on August 14, 1912

Historical Events

  • 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Strittmatter, German writer (Tinko), born in Spremberg, Niederlausitz, Germany (d. 1930)
  • Karel Poons, Jewish-Dutch ballet dancer, educator, and Holocaust survivor, born in Amsterdam (d. 1994)
Born in 1912
1912 Highlights

About August 14, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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