What Happened on February 28, 1912

Historical Events

Cricket History

Australian batting great Victor Trumper scores 50 in his final Test innings in 5th Test loss v England at Sydney Cricket Ground

Famous Birthdays

  • Clara Petacci, Italian mistress of Benito Mussolini, born in Rome, Italy (d. 1945)
  • Helmut Coing, German legal historian (Max Planck institute), born in Celle, Germany (d. 2000)
Born in 1912

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Storer, English cricket wicket-keeper (6 Tests 1897-99), dies
1912 Highlights

About February 28, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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