On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bulgaria and Serbia conclude an alliance pact ostensibly against Austria, but it secretly provides for a possible war against Turkey
  • Stanley Cup, Quebec Skating Rink, Quebec City, Quebec: Quebec Bulldogs rout Moncton Victorias (NB), 8-0 for a 2-0 sweep of the challenge series

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Hess, Swiss composer, born in Schaffhausen (d. 1968)
  • Igor Youskevitch, Russian-Ukrainian ballet dancer, born in Pyriatyn, Poltava Oblast, Ukraine (d. 1994)
  • James Friell, Scottish political cartoonist (Daily Worker), born in Glasgow (d. 1997)