What Happened on October 6, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Pirates Owen "Chief" Wilson hits record 36th triple of season

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Cuthbert Baines, writer/curator
  • Joop Zwart, Dutch political activist and resistance fighter, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Auguste Beernaert, 14th Prime Minister of Belgium (1884-94) and Nobel Peace Prize laureare 1909, dies at 83