On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph L Alioto, American politician (Mayor-San Francisco), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1998)
  • Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, Austrian composer (Vom Tode), born in Győr, Hungary

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Dedekind, German mathematician (Nature & Meaning of Numbers), dies at 84