On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Casson, Irish-English actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita, The Riordans), born in Manchester, Lancashire, England
  • Walter Briggs Jr, American sports executive (owner Detroit Tigers 1952-56), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1970)
1912 Highlights

About January 20, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius