On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1912

Historical Events

  • 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
  • Different nationalities battle with each other in Macedonia
  • The Kuomintang, the Chinese nationalist party, is founded.

Famous Birthdays

  • Erich Honecker, German politician, Head of State of East Germany (1971-89), born in Neunkirchen (d. 1994)
1912 Highlights

About August 25, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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