What Happened on June 18, 1912

Historical Events

Presidential Convention

The Chicago national Republican Convention splits between President Taft and Theodore Roosevelt; after Taft is nominated, Roosevelt and progressive elements of the Party form the Progressive Party (also known as the 'Bull Moose Party')

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Morris, American athlete (Olympic gold decathlon 1936) and actor (Tarzan's Revenge; Hold That Co-ed), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1974)
Born in 1912
1912 Highlights

About June 18, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini