What Happened on March 30, 1912

Historical Events

  • French protectorate in Morocco established

Famous Birthdays

  • (Andrew) Rodger Waterson, Scottish zoologist, specializing in malacology (mollusks) and entomology (insects), born in Ollaberry, Shetland, Scotland (d. 1996)
  • Jack Cowie, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (9 Tests, 45 wickets; Auckland CA) and umpire (3 Tests 1956–59), born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 1994)
Born in 1912

Famous Deaths

  • Karl May, German writer (Winnetou, Kara Ben Nemsi), dies at 70
1912 Highlights

About March 30, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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