On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1912

Historical Events

  • Bulgaria, Greece & Serbia declares war on Turkey

Famous Birthdays

  • John Paul I [Albino Luciano], 263rd Roman Catholic pope (1978), born in Canale d'Agordo, Belluno, Veneto region of Northern Italy
1912 Highlights

About October 17, 1912

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra