On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Cissie Elizabeth Charlton, football matriarch
  • Thomas C. Mann, American diplomat (U.S. Ambassador to Mexico), born in Laredo, Texas (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Canalejas Y Mendez, premier Spain, murdered
  • J√≥zef Wieniawski, Polish pianist, composer, conductor and teacher, dies at 75
1912 Highlights

About November 11, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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