On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudia A. "Lady Bird" Taylor Johnson, American first lady (1963-1969), born in Karnack, Texas (d. 2007)
  • Doris Duke, American heiress (American Tobacco Co.), born in NYC, New York
  • Henry Armstrong, American boxer (world featherweight, lightweight, welterweight [19 x title defences] champion), born in Columbus, Mississippi (d. 1988)
1912 Highlights

About December 22, 1912

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

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