On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1912

Historical Events

  • American first lady Helen Herron Taft plants the 1st cherry tree in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Patricia Nixon [Thelma Catherine], Ely Nevada, 1st lady (1968-74)
1912 Highlights

About March 16, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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