On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1912

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wilhelm II of Germany calls 'War Council'

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

Famous Birthdays

  • Jura Soyfer, Austrian political journalist and cabaret writer, born in Kharkov, Russian Empire (d. 1939)
1912 Highlights

About December 8, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius