On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

NY Giants pitcher Rube Marquard ties Tim Keefe's 1888 MLB record 19 game win-streak with 2-1 win v Brooklyn Dodgers; has 21 with 2 end-of-season in 1911

Major League Baseball Pitcher Tim Keefe
Major League Baseball Pitcher
Tim Keefe

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Jones, Northern Irish lord justice of appeals (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Hoke, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies at 75