What Happened on June 6, 1912

Historical Events

Eruption of Novarupta

The eruption of Novarupta in Alaska begins, the largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century

Famous Birthdays

  • MarĂ­a Montez [Vidal], Dominican actress known as The Queen of Technicolor (Cobra Woman, Arabian Nights), born in Barahona, Dominican Republic (d. 1951)
Born in 1912
1912 Highlights

About June 6, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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