On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Kurt Lotz, German business executive and second postwar CEO of Volkswagen, born in Frielendorf, Hesse, Germany (d. 2005)
  • Sarah Palfrey Cooke, American tennis player (US Nat C'ship 1941, 45), born in Sharon, Massachusetts (d. 1996)
1912 Highlights

About September 18, 1912

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo