On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1912

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel "Sam" van Beem, Flemish actor (Fanfan la Tulipe), dies at 62
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, African-British composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast), dies at 37
1912 Highlights

About September 1, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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