On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1912

Historical Events

  • Italian forces are the first to use airships for military purposes, using them for reconnaissance behind Turkish lines.
  • Spanish steamer "Principe de Asturias" sinks NE of Spain, 500 die
1912 Highlights

About March 5, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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