On This Day

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
  • Jack Cowie, cricketer (successful NZ fast bowler either side of WWII)

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? 109 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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