On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Foundation stone of the Australian capital in Canberra laid

Famous Birthdays

  • Agathe von Trapp, Austrian-born American singer (oldest von Trapp child), born in Pola, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 2010)
  • Harold Butler, cricketer (England pace bowler late 40's)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Bayer, composer, dies at 61