On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilhelm Herz, German motorcycle racer (first to 200mph), born in Lampertheim, Germany (d. 1998)
  • William Sansom, English writer (Loving Eye), born in London, United Kingdom (d. 1976)
1912 Highlights

About January 18, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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