What Happened on November 12, 1915

Historical Events

  • Britain annexes Gilbert & Ellice archipelago in the Western Pacific
  • Theodore W. Richards is 1st American to win Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Famous Birthdays

  • Roland Barthes, French literary critic (L'Empire des Signer) (d. 1980)
1915 Highlights

About November 12, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio