On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Tuchman, American historian & author (Pulitzer, Guns of August), born in New York (d. 1989)
  • Francis Schaeffer, American Evangelical theologian and pastor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1984)
  • Jadwiga Wajsowna-Marcinkiewicz, Polish discus thrower (Olympic bronze 1932), born in Pabianice, Poland
1912 Highlights

About January 30, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius