On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1912

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs get 21 hits but lose to Philadelphia Phillies in 11 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Levin, American literary scholar, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1994)
  • Henry Louis Miller, American Rear Admiral (WW II-Pacific), born in Fairbanks, Alaska (d. 1993)
  • Max RousiĆ©, French rugby footballer, born in Marmande, Lot-et-Garonne, France (d. 1959)
1912 Highlights

About July 18, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer