On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1912

Historical Events

  • Naval torpedo launched from an airplane patents by B A Fiske

Famous Birthdays

  • Milt Bocek, American baseball player (Chicago White Sox), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2007)
  • Ray Barr, American pianist (Vincent Lopez Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 1983)
1912 Highlights

About July 16, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer