On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf Galland, fighter Pilot
  • Lavere "Buster" Harding, Canadian-American jazz pianist, composer and arranger (Count Basie; Dizzy Gillespie; Billie Holiday), born in North Buxton, Ontario (d. 1965)
  • Russ Case, America orchestra leader (Julius La Rosa Show), born in Hamburg, Iowa
1912 Highlights

About March 19, 1912

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

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