On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1916

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Childress, American playwright, actress and writer, born in Charleston, South Carolina (d. 1994)
1916 Highlights

About October 12, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra