On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1912

Historical Events

  • Center fielder Casey Stengel breaks in with Brooklyn & hits 4 singles

Famous Birthdays

  • Irena Kwiatkowska, Polish actress and comedienne (Siedem Kotów, Kabaret Starszych Panów), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 2011)
  • Pauline Parsons, matron in chief (PMRAFNS)
1912 Highlights

About September 17, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo