On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Louis Martinet, French composer, born in Sainte-Bazeille, France (d. 2010)
  • Joseph Fattorini, businessman, born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England (d. 1995)
  • June Havoc [Ellen Evangeline Hovick], Canadian-born American stage and screen actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2010)
1912 Highlights

About November 8, 1912

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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