On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Turnesa, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1952; Ryder Cup 1953), born in NYC, NY (d. 1971)
  • Tip O'Neill, American politician and 47th speaker of the house (D-Ma: 1977-86), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1994)
1912 Highlights

About December 9, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius