On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st all-metal aircraft (Junkers J-1) test flown at Dessau, Germany
  • Aristide Briand forms French war government
  • Russian troops overrun Hamadan, Persia

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestFrank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra, American singer (Strangers in the Night, My Way) and actor (From Here to Eternity) known as 'old blue eyes', born in Hoboken, New Jersey (d. 1998)

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra