What Happened on October 12, 1916

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: Boston Red Sox beat Brooklyn Robins, 4-1 at Braves Field to clinch series, 4-1 and retain title

Famous Birthdays

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

About October 12, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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