What Happened on October 2, 1912

Historical Events

Gokhale Visits South Africa

Gopal Krishna Gokhale, at invitation of Gandhi, arrives in South Africa on a 26-day tour; he also visits Tolstoy Farm

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Charles Twelves Wilson, English British Army officer (awarded Victoria Cross), born in Sandown, Isle of Wight, England (d. 2008)
Born in 1912
1912 Highlights

About October 2, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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