On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1912

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Eleftherios Venizelos, leader of the Liberal Party, wins the Greek elections again.

Greek Prime Minister Eleftherios Venizelos
Greek Prime Minister
Eleftherios Venizelos
  • First Stanley Cup challenge game to be played in three 20-minute periods (formerly 30-minute halves), Quebec beats Moncton, 9-3 on way to series sweep

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar
  • Xavier Montsalvatge, Spanish composer (El gato con botas)
1912 Highlights

About March 11, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces