On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Gabriel Julian, American pianist (Bobby Byrne Orchestra), arranger (Glenn Miller), and band leader (Alabama Cavaliers Jazz Ensemble), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Guido Papini, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 65
1912 Highlights

About October 3, 1912

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

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