What Happened on February 8, 1912

Historical Events

  • 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Florida
  • British Emissary journeys to Berlin to suggest that Britain might support German colonial aspirations in Africa if Germany agrees to hold her current naval strength

Famous Birthdays

  • Simon Jurovsky, Slovak composer, born in Ulmanka (d. 1963)
Born in 1912

About February 8, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius