On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1912

Historical Events

  • Camp Fire Girls organization announced by Mrs Luther Halsey Gulick

Famous Deaths

  • Lawrence "Titus" Oates, British explorer (Antarctica), sacrifices himself during the Terra Nova Expedition at 32
1912 Highlights

About March 17, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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