On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1914

Historical Events

  • Turks sultan Jamal Pasja declares a German holy war

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward "Henricus" Schillebeeckx, Dutch theologist
  • Roberto Cavanagh, Argentina, polo (Olympic gold 1936)
  • Sylvi Saimo, Finland, 500m kayaker (Olympic gold 1952)
1914 Highlights

About November 12, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio