On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Eleanore "May" Sarton, Belgian-American writer (Land of Silence), born in Wondelgem, Belgium (d. 1995)
  • Virgil Fox, American organist, born in Princeton, Illinois (d. 1980)
1912 Highlights

About May 3, 1912

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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