On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1912

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eddie Collins repeats record of stealing 6 bases in a game (9/7/12)

Baseball Legend Eddie Collins
Baseball Legend
Eddie Collins

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt Jr., English thoroughbred horse owner (Bed O' Roses, Native Dancer), born in London (d. 1999)
  • Martha Scott, American actress (The Ten Commandments, Our Town, Ben-Hur), born in Jamesport, Missouri (d. 2003)
1912 Highlights

About September 22, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo