On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1912

Historical Events

  • Red Sox pitcher Joe Wood ties then record of 16 straight wins
  • War between Turkey & Montenegro breaks out in Albania

Famous Birthdays

  • Gisela Hernandez Gonzalo, composer
  • Ismail Yasseen, Egyptian comedian and actor (Isamil Yassine as Tarzan, Ibn Hamidu), born in Suez, Egypt (d. 1972)
1912 Highlights

About September 15, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo