On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1912

Historical Events

  • England defeat Australia to win the Triangular Tournament

Famous Birthdays

  • Edith Porada, Austrian art historian and archaeologist, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1994)
  • Richard Catling, British commissioner of police (Kenya), born in Leiston, Suffolk (d. 2005)
1912 Highlights

About August 22, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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