On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1912

Historical Events

  • Serbian troops over run Skopje (Uskup)
  • Woolwich Foot Tunnel under the Thames river in England opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Siegel, American film director (Escape from Alcatraz, Shootist), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1991)
1912 Highlights

About October 26, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio